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He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
It is painful to be consciously of two worlds. The Wandering Jew in me seeks forgetfulness. I am not afraid to live on and on, if ...
Insults from an adolescent daughter are more painful, because they are seen as coming not from a child who lashes out impulsively, ...
The discussion of the whole problem of technology ... has been strangely led astray through an all-too-exclusive concentration upo ...
Men are not to be told anything they might find too painful; the secret depths of human nature, the sordid physicalities, might ov ...
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other.
To place oneself in the position of God is painful: being God is equivalent to being tortured. For being God means that one is in ...
However painful the process of leaving home, for parents and for children, the really frightening thing for both would be the pros ...
Firm, faithful, and devoted, full of energy and zeal, and truth, he labours for his race; he clears their painful way to improveme ...
Nobody is saying that these people do not ultimately cease to be. And
Sometimes their passings are even more painful than our
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