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Poverty demoralizes. A man in debt is so far a slave; and Wall-street thinks it easy for a millionaire to be a man of his word, a ...
I have very lately read the Prince of Abyssinia [Samuel Johnson's Rasselas]MI am almost equally charmed and shocked at it--the sty ...
"... In truth I find it ridiculous that a man of his intelligence suffer over this type of person, who is not even interesting, fo ...
I had a good talk with Alcott this afternoon. He is certainly the youngest man of his age we have seen,--just on the threshold of ...
No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief in great men.
Patriotism ... is a superstition artificially created and maintained through a network of lies and falsehoods; a superstition that ...
We declare therefore, we declare simply this, that on the 20th of December, 1851,... M. Bonaparte put his hand into every man's co ...
Spirit is now a very fashionable word: to act with Spirit, to speak with Spirit, means only to act rashly, and to talk indiscreetl ...
When a man of sense happens to be in that disagreeable situation in which he is obliged to ask himself more than once, What shall ...
A young man, be his merit what it will, can never raise himself; but must, like the ivy round the oak, twine himself round some ma ...
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