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He was good-natured to a degree of weakness, even to tears, upon the slightest occasions. Exceedingly timorous, both personally an ...
He who rides and keeps the beaten track studies the fences chiefly.
It is remarkable how easily and insensibly we fall into a particular route, and make a beaten track for ourselves. I had not lived ...
Let us spend one day as deliberately as Nature, and not be thrown off the track by every nutshell and mosquito's wing that falls o ...
I was the conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can't say--I never ran my trai ...
I believe very profoundly in an over-ruling Providence, and I do not fear that any real plans can be thrown off the track. It may ...
In the beaten way of friendship, what make you at Elsinore?
As Anna Freud remarked, the toddler who wanders off into some other aisle, feels lost, and screams anxiously for his mother never ...
One of the first businesses of a sensible man is to know when he is beaten, and to leave off fighting at once.
I know what you're thinking. Did he fire six shots or only five? Well, to tell you the truth, in all this excitement I've kinda lo ...
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