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O Scotia! my dear, my native soil!
For whom my warmest wish to Heaven is sent,
The air of one's native country is the most healthy air.
Those poor farmers who came up, that day, to defend their native soil, acted from the simplest of instincts. They did not know it ...
There are two modes of criticism. One which ... crushes to earth without mercy all the humble buds of Phantasy, all the plants tha ...
In the true sense one's native land, with its background of tradition, early impressions, reminiscences and other things dear to o ...
I wonder that we Americans love our country at all, it having no limits and no oneness; and when you try to make it a matter of th ...
The remnant of Indians thereabout--all but exterminated in their recent and final war with regular white troops, a war waged by th ...
Men rush to California and Australia as if the true gold were to be found in that direction; but that is to go to the very opposit ...
Treading the soil of the moon, palpating its pebbles, tasting the panic and splendor of the event, feeling in the pit of one's sto ...
The Iliad represents no creed nor opinion, and we read it with a rare sense of freedom and irresponsibility, as if we trod on nati ...
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