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We must bear in mind the distinction between fame and honor. A virtuous person is an honorable person, a person who ought to be ho ...
The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon may well one day be ...
We use important words too frequently and they lose value; for instance, charm and great. An actor or musician often is proclaimed ...
The theater is a baffling business, and a shockingly wasteful one when you consider that people who have proven their worth, who h ...
Of all the inventions that have helped to unify China perhaps the airplane is the most outstanding. Its ability to annihilate dist ...
From time to time there appear on the face of the earth men of rare and consummate excellence, who dazzle us by their virtue, and ...
Men nearly always follow the tracks made by others and proceed in their affairs by imitation, even though they cannot entirely kee ...
The Crucifixion and other historical precedents notwithstanding, many of us still believe that outstanding goodness is a kind of a ...
A fool may be a dangerous customer, but the fact of his having such a vulnerable top-end turns danger into a first-rate sport; and ...
For generations, a wide range of shooting in Northern Ireland has provided all sections of the population with a pastime which ... ...
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