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According to fiction, the hillman is a seven-foot combination of malnutrition and hookworm, asleep on his front porch with the dog ...
Every living language, like the perspiring bodies of living creatures, is in perpetual motion and alteration; some words go off, a ...
I am dead against art's being self-expression. I see an inherent failure in any story which fails to detach itself from the author ...
At the milliners, the ladies we met were so much dressed, that I should rather have imagined they were making visits than purchase ...
A madhouse of frenzied moneymaking and frenzied pleasure-seeking, with none of the corners chipped off. It is beautifully situated ...
Converse with a mind that is grandly simple, and literature looks like word-catching. The simplest utterances are worthiest to be ...
The meteor that thrusts in with needle bill,
And off a blossom in mid-air stands still.
There is something about poverty that smells like death. Dead dreams dropping off the heart like leaves in a dry season and rottin ...
What a vast advantage has a speech over a written composition. Men are imposed upon by voice and gesture, and by all that is condu ...
... women are supposed to be unfit to vote because they are hysterical and emotional and of course men would not like to have emot ...
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