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I looked at my daughters, and my boyhood picture, and appreciated the gift of parenthood, at that moment, more than any other gift ...
In asking for a voice in the government under which we live, have we been pursuing a shadow for fifty years? In seeking political ...
To be one's own master is to be the slave of self.
I do not think that a Physician should be admitted into the College till he could bring proofs of his having cured, in his own per ...
That, upon the whole, we may conclude that the Christian religion not only was at first attended with miracles, but even at this d ...
The Negro has no name. He is Cuffy Douglas or Cuffy Brooks, just whose Cuffy he may chance to be. The Woman has no name. She is Mr ...
Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also in prison. The proper place to-day, the onl ...
I had reconciled myself to a life without marriage or children for the sake of my career. And then my brothers got married. I real ...
True debauchery is liberating because it creates no obligations. In it you possess only yourself; hence it remains the favorite pa ...
The effect of having other interests beyond those domestic works well. The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able ...
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