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[President Ellen Wood Hall is] short, with short gray hair that is not in the least bit attractive, and wears godawful clothes.
The struggle of literature is in fact a struggle to escape from the confines of language; it stretches out from the utmost limits ...
Whoever is not in the possession of leisure can hardly be said to possess independence. They talk of the dignity of work. Bosh. Tr ...
Moralistic is not moral. And as for truth--well, it's like brown--it's not in the spectrum.... Truth is sui generis.
Beauty, like all other qualities presented to human experience, is relative; and the definition of it becomes unmeaning and useles ...
One may divide women in the woman's movement into two groups: the Feminists and the reformers who are not in the least Feminists; ...
Every principle is a judgment, every judgment the outcome of experience, and experience is only acquired by the exercise of the se ...
In respect it is in the fields, it pleaseth me well; but
in respect it is not in the court, it is tedious.
He was not in the least a rhetorician, was not talking to Buncombe or his constituents anywhere, had no need to invent anything bu ...
Books of natural history aim commonly to be hasty schedules, or inventories of God's property, by some clerk. They do not in the l ...
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