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We are tempted to say that his genius was feminine, not masculine. It was such a feminineness, however, as is rarest to find in wo ...
Anyone could lick a child all over as if it were a puppy or a kitten--but where had that thought come from? What a strange thing t ...
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government ...
My mind is troubled, like a fountain stirred,
And I myself see not the bottom of it.
But I can assure my readers that Walden has a reasonably tight bottom at a not unreasonable, though at an unusual, depth. I fathom ...
Mahomet made the people believe that he would call a hill to him, and from the top of it offer up his prayers for the observers of ...
To marry a man out of pity is folly; and, if you think you are going to influence the kind of fellow who has "never had a chance, ...
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 ...
We are all such accidents. We do not make up history and culture. We simply appear, not by our own choice. We make what we can of ...
I do not deny the existence of material substance merely because I have no notion of it, but because the notion of it is inconsist ...
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