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[James G. Blaine's] devotion to the public interests, his marked ability, and his exalted patriotism have won for him the gratitud ...
... A La Recherche du Temps Perdu is like a beautiful hand with long fingers reaching out to pluck a perfect fruit, without error, ...
I have three kinds of friends: those who love me, those who pay no attention to me, and those who detest me.
Education must have two foundations--morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defence for self against the vices of others. ...
I do not like to "interest" the public with myself.
There was a young lady called Gloria
Who was had by Sir Gerald Du Maurier
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Warren G. Harding invented the word "normalcy,"
And the lesser-known "bloviate," meaning, one imagines,
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If music in general is an imitation of history, opera in particular is an imitation of human willfulness; it is rooted in the fact ...
A law explains a set of observations; a theory explains a set of laws. The quintessential illustration of this jump in level is th ...
Think of the many different relations of form and content. E.g., the many pairs of trousers and what's in them.
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