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If ever a man and his wife, or a man and his mistress, who pass nights as well as days together, absolutely lay aside all good bre ...
[Tobacco] is a culture productive of infinite wretchedness.... The cultivation of wheat is the reverse in every circumstance.
It was not sufficient for the disquiet of our minds that we disputed at the end of seventeen hundred years upon the articles of ou ...
What seems to be, is, to those to whom
It seems to be, and is productive of the most dreadful
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Most people dislike vanity in others, whatever share they have of it themselves; but I give it fair quarter, wherever I meet with ...
One learns quite easily to identify the rich person who is making a career out of dangling the carrot; of being fawned on by insti ...
Suppose that humans happen to be so constructed that they desire the opportunity for freely undertaken productive work. Suppose th ...
No culture on earth outside of mid-century suburban America has ever deployed one woman per child without simultaneously assigning ...
Temperament refers to the mode of reaction and is constitutional and not changeable; character is essentially formed by a person's ...
As to the rout that is made about people who are ruined by extravagance, it is no matter to the nation that some individuals suffe ...
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