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Let not the sound of shallow foppery enter
My sober house.
There be three things which are too wonderful for me, yea, four which I know not: the way of an eagle in the air; the way of a ser ...
The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is ...
At this moment, who would not remain persuaded that these women were virtuous? Are they not the flower of the country? Are they al ...
"Modernity" signifies the transitory, the fugitive, the contingent, the half of art of which the other half is the eternal and the ...
In the order of literature, as in others, there is no act that is not the coronation of an infinite series of causes and the sourc ...
The perfect detective story cannot be written. The type of mind which can evolve the perfect problem is not the type of mind that ...
The colored woman feels that woman's cause is one and universal; and that not till the image of God, whether in parian or ebony, i ...
Finality is not the language of politics.
To finish the moment, to find the journey's end in every step of the road, to live the greatest number of good hours, is wisdom. I ...
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