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I sit on a man's back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish ...
An old man, sir, and his wits are not so blunt as, God help, I would desire they were; but, in faith, honest as the skin between h ...
... women are supposed to be unfit to vote because they are hysterical and emotional and of course men would not like to have emot ...
This noon his mind was occupied with a law question, and I referred him to my companion, who was a lawyer. It appeared that he had ...
To judge from a single conversation, he made the impression of a narrow and very English mind; of one who paid for his rare elevat ...
Hard by the lilied Nile I saw
A duskish river dragon stretched along.
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To assert in any case that a man must be absolutely cut off from society because he is absolutely evil amounts to saying that soci ...
Diddy-Wah-Diddy ... is a place of no work and no worry for man or beast. The road to it is so crooked that a mule pulling a load o ...
He cast off his friends as a huntsman his pack,
For he knew when he pleas'd he could whistle them back.
The man who looks for security, even in the mind, is like a man who would chop off his limbs in order to have artificial ones whic ...
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