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But, if we explore the literature of Heroism, we shall quickly come to Plutarch, who is its Doctor and historian. To him we owe th ...
Poetry, and Picture, are Arts of a like nature; and both are busie about imitation. It was excellently said of Plutarch, Poetry wa ...
All his works might well enough be embraced under the title of one of them, a good specimen brick, "On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and t ...
The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern me; your son governs you.
Burke and Adams had much in common. Adams read Burke's Philosophical Inquiry, for example, as part of his preparation for life and ...
The die is cast.
The Ides of March have come.
Carthage must be destroyed.
[Delenda est Carthago.]
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue than why I have one.
John Brown and Giuseppe Garibaldi were contemporaries not solely in the matter of time; their endeavors as liberators link their n ...
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