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In France, and at the most important period of our history, Catherine de' Medici has suffered more from popular error than any oth ...
Mrs. Pilletti: This girl is a college graduate.
Catherine: They're the worst. College girls are one step from the street, I t
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Russian Communism is the illegitimate child of Karl Marx and Catherine the Great.
Catherine: "Why commit Evil?"
Gtz: "Because Good has already been done."
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If people like to read their books, it is all very well, but to be at so much trouble in filling great volumes, which, as I used t ...
History, real solemn history, I cannot be interested in.... I read it a little as a duty; but it tells me nothing that does not ei ...
Ideas devour the ages as men are devoured by their passions. When man is cured, human nature will cure itself perhaps.
It is beyond a doubt that during the sixteenth century, and the years immediately preceding and following it, poisoning had been b ...
Peter the Hermit, Calvin, and Robespierre, sons of the same soil, at intervals of three centuries were, in a political sense, the ...
The questioning spirit is the rebellious spirit. A rebellion is always either a cloak to hide a prince, or the swaddling wrapper o ...
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