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All over Harlem, Negro boys and girls are growing into stunted maturity, trying desperately to find a place to stand; and the wond ...
Language furnishes the best proof that a law accepted by a community is a thing that is tolerated and not a rule to which all free ...
I thank God I am not a woman, to be touched with so many
giddy offences as he hath generally taxed their whole sex
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The face of the water, in time, became a wonderful book--a book that was a dead language to the uneducated passenger, but which to ...
If a kingdom is divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand. And if a house is divided against itself, that house will not b ...
The wheels and springs of man are all set to the hypothesis of the permanence of nature. We are not built like a ship to be tossed ...
A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.
The United States is not a nation to which peace is a necessity.
One thing you may be sure of, I was not a party to covering up anything.
Ovid lies here, the poet, skilled in love's gentle sport;
By his own talents he worked his undoing.
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