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It seems to me that man is made to act rather than to know: the principles of things escape our most persevering researches.
The white man comes, pale as the dawn, with a load of thought, with a slumbering intelligence as a fire raked up, knowing well wha ...
But the impressions which the morning makes vanish with its dews, and not even the most "persevering mortal" can preserve the memo ...
Books of natural history aim commonly to be hasty schedules, or inventories of God's property, by some clerk. They do not in the l ...
Let there be no steps backward. A thought as to the manliness of persevering, of the want of manliness in yielding to depression, ...
This life is a war we are not yet
winning for our daughters' children.
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