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All ceremonies are in themselves very silly things; but yet, a man of the world should know them. They are the outworks of Manners ...
I had been living in Berlin since 1922, thus synchronously with the young man of the book; but neither this fact, nor my sharing s ...
The last man of the world-city no longer wants to live--he may cling to life as an individual, but as a type, as an aggregate, no, ...
Men found that his absorbing egotism was deadly to all other men. It resembled the torpedo, which inflicts a succession of shocks ...
You see, male man was made with five strong senses to gather the truth of things and his mind is a threshing floor to clean his tr ...
The democrat is a young conservative; the conservative is an old democrat. The aristocrat is the democrat ripe, and gone to seed,- ...
History is full, down to this day, of the imbecility of kings and governors. They are a class of persons much to be pitied, for th ...
These, his images and happenings of the mind, scrambled from his lips and entertained the listeners for a day, then went to join t ...
Men die nightly in their beds, wringing the hands of ghostly confessors ... on account of the hideousness of mysteries which will ...
It is the foible especially of American youth,--pretension. The mark of the man of the world is absence of pretension. He does not ...
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