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Our farmers round, well pleased with constant gain,
Like other farmers, flourish and complain.
What I behold are feverish fits of strife,
'Twixt fears of dying and desire of life:
In 1872 I received a request like this and I did register and vote, for which I was arrested, convicted and fined $100. Excuse me ...
When an old Woman begins to doat [sic], and grow chargeable to a Parish, she is generally turned into a Witch, and fills the whole ...
Human visual perception is a far more complex and selective process than that by which a film records. Nevertheless the camera len ...
Men are to be guided only by their self-interests. Good government is a good balancing of these; and, except a keen eye and appeti ...
The human face is the organic seat of beauty.... It is the register of value in development, a record of Experience, whose legitim ...
A funeral is not death, any more than baptism is birth or marriage union. All three are the clumsy devices, coming now too late, n ...
I have to change how people view themselves in the world. I have to get people to believe they can in fact make a difference.... W ...
History ... is, indeed, little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
But what experience
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