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Here lies interred in the eternity of the past, from whence there is no resurrection for the days--whatever there may be for the d ...
Aesop, that great man, saw his master making water as he walked. "What!" he said, "Must we void ourselves as we run?" Use our time ...
A broad consensus exists that Lincoln was more eloquent than Davis in expressing war aims, more successful in communicating with t ...
When I consider how my light is spent,
Ere half my days, in this dark world and wide,
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And though that other question that I asked and can't
Remember any more is going to move still farther upward, casting
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There is something in age that ever, even in its own despite, must be venerable, must create respect--and to have it ill treated, ...
He has spent his life best who has enjoyed it most. God will take care that we do not enjoy it any more than is good for us.
I have seen many people, who, while you are speaking to them, instead of looking at, and attending to you, fix their eyes upon the ...
Men are much more unwilling to have their weaknesses and their imperfections known, than their crimes; and, if you hint to a man t ...
The figure of the gunman in the window was inextricable from the victim and his history. This sustained Oswald in his cell. It gav ...
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