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Since you know you cannot see yourself
So well as by reflection, I, your glass,
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The British are a self-distrustful, diffident people, agreeing with alacrity that they are neither successful nor clever, and only ...
I gave a speech in Omaha. After the speech I went to a reception elsewhere in town. A sweet old lady came up to me, put her gloved ...
I think that a young state, like a young virgin, should modestly stay at home, and wait the application of suitors for an alliance ...
Baseball is so modestly republican. The World Series is a continuation of the season by other means. Played in real towns, it is a ...
Though learned, well-bred; and though well-bred, sincere;
Modestly bold, and humanly severe:
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