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In faith, he is a worthy gentleman,
Exceedingly well read, and profited
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There are people who pay attention to the weaknesses of their friends; that is to no avail. I have always closely watched and prof ...
Much of our American progress has been the product of the individual who had an idea; pursued it; fashioned it; tenaciously clung ...
From the earliest times the old have rubbed it into the young that they are wiser than they, and before the young had discovered w ...
Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him by the chains of gratitude, since it was not to him but to G ...
Not only is the Napoleonic dream stronger today in our imaginations than it has ever been, but one can already feel the slow falli ...
Ultimately the two men are united by their reaction to the French Revolution, for it was Rousseau's explosive concept of the Gener ...
There are, indeed, severe things in it which no man should read aloud more than once. "Seek first the kingdom of heaven." "Lay not ...
Age is no better, hardly so well, qualified for an instructor as youth, for it has not profited so much as it has lost.
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