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Woe to the world because of stumbling blocks! Occasions for stumbling are bound to come, but woe to the one by whom the stumbling ...
Across Parker Avenue from the fort is the Site of the Old Gallows, where 83 men "stood on nothin', a-lookin' up a rope." The platf ...
Is it true or false that Belfast is north of London? That the galaxy is the shape of a fried egg? That Beethoven was a drunkard? T ...
It so happened that, a few weeks later, "Old Ernie" [Ernest Hemingway] himself was using my room in New York as a hide-out from li ...
Insensibility, of all kinds, and on all occasions, most moves my imperial displeasure.
Men are seldom more commonplace than on supreme occasions.
If alcohol is queen, then tobacco is her consort. It's a fond companion for all occasions, a loyal friend through fair weather and ...
He was good-natured to a degree of weakness, even to tears, upon the slightest occasions. Exceedingly timorous, both personally an ...
In the course of the world, a man must very often put on an easy, frank countenance, upon very disagreeable occasions; he must see ...
There are some occasions in which a man must tell half his secret, in order to conceal the rest; but there is seldom one in which ...
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