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My name was Isabella; but when I left the house of bondage, I left everything behind. I wa'n't goin' to keep nothin' of Egypt on m ...
What is originality? To see something that is as yet without a name, that is as yet impossible to designate, even though it stares ...
Passing over the earlier Continental poets, since we are bound to the pleasant archipelago of English poetry, Chaucer's is the fir ...
It is fitting that the Government of the United States should assume the obligation of the establishment and maintenance of a firs ...
The basis on which good repute in any highly organized industrial community ultimately rests is pecuniary strength; and the means ...
I declare, on my soul and conscience, that the attainment of power, or of a great name in literature, seemed to me an easier victo ...
Fact is Our Lord knew all about the power of money: He gave capitalism a tiny niche in His scheme of things, He gave it a chance, ...
... the majority of colored men do not yet think it worth while that women aspire to higher education.... The three R's, a little ...
Propaganda has a bad name, but its root meaning is simply to disseminate through a medium, and all writing therefore is propaganda ...
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ...
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