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It is a misfortune that necessity has induced men to accord greater license to this formidable engine, in order to obtain liberty, ...
In those rare days, the press was seldom known to snarl or bark,
But sweetly sang of men in pow'r, like any tuneful lark;
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You sang:
Me an' muh baby gonna shine, shine
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Lord, when the wise men came from far,
Led to thy cradle by a star,
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Three wise men of Gotham
Went to sea in a bowl;
If the bowl had been stronger,
My story would have been longer.
People accuse journalism of being too personal; but to me it has always seemed far too impersonal. It is charged with tearing away ...
Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. ...
President Lowell of Harvard appealed to students 'to prepare themselves for such services as the Governor may call upon them to re ...
For a novel addressed by a man to men and women of full age; which attempts to deal unaffectedly with the fret and fever, derision ...
The press is no substitute for institutions. It is like the beam of a searchlight that moves restlessly about, bringing one episod ...
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