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The mortal enemies of man are not his fellows of another continent or race; they are the aspects of the physical world which limit ...
The close-up has no equivalent in a narrative fashioned of words. Literature is totally lacking in any working method to enable it ...
The acceptance of a theory as true does involve a personal choice in a way that a law does not. Different people do differ about t ...
The American novel tends to rest in contradictions and among extreme ranges of experience. When it attempts to resolve contradicti ...
The goitre of egotism is so frequent among notable persons, that we must infer some strong necessity in nature which it subserves; ...
Very notable was his distinction between coarseness and vulgarity (coarseness, revealing something; vulgarity, concealing somethin ...
In one notable instance, where the United States Army and a hundred years of persuasion failed, a highway has succeeded. The Semin ...
Every notable advance in technique or organization has to be paid for, and in most cases the debit is more or less equivalent to t ...
I think the authors of that notable instrument [the Declaration of Independence] intended to include all men.
The spiritual kinship between Lincoln and Whitman was founded upon their Americanism, their essential Westernism. Whitman had grow ...
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