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Then again, do not tell me, as a good man did to-day, of my obligation to put all poor men in good situations. Are they my poor? I ...
A 'spasm band' is a miscellaneous collection of a soap box, tin cans, pan tops, nails, drumsticks, and little Negro boys. When mix ...
I am loaded down to the guards with educational, benevolent, and other miscellaneous public work, I must not attempt to do more. I ...
He did not see that there is no such thing as a standard for the creative spirit; that no one great book must ever be separately r ...
With these I would be.
And with water: the waves coming forward, without cessation,
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Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether.
No sooner does a great man depart, and leave his character as public property, than a crowd of little men rushes towards it. There ...
No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
We were wise indeed, could we discern truly the signs of our own time; and by knowledge of its wants and advantages, wisely adjust ...
Men are to be guided only by their self-interests. Good government is a good balancing of these; and, except a keen eye and appeti ...
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