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The cities drain the country of the best part of its population: the flower of the youth, of both sexes, goes into the towns, and ...
No matter how well-born, how intelligent, how highly educated, how virtuous, how rich, how refined, the women of to-day constitute ...
Stupid or smart, there wasn't much choice about what was going to happen to me ... Growing up was like falling into a hole.... I m ...
Hunger makes you restless. You dream about food--not just any food, but perfect food, the best food, magical meals, famous and awe ...
... survival is the least of my desires.
There is a place where we are always alone with our own mortality, where we must simply have something greater than ourselves to h ...
I'm not a dishwasher anymore. But I'm still from Sangamon Street.
More luck to honest poverty,
It claims respect, and a' that;
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Slow rises worth, by poverty depressed:
Poverty is the result of bad adjustment between the soul and its desires.... In the days of great poverty, I did not mind the sens ...
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