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The force of truth that a statement imparts, then, its prominence among the hordes of recorded observations that I may optionally ...
People try so hard to believe in leaders now, pitifully hard. But we no sooner get a popular reformer or politician or soldier or ...
... anything so delightful as Washington I have never seen elsewhere. There were a mingled simplicity and grandeur, a mingled stat ...
MR. BLAKE,--I received your letter just as I was rushing to Fire Island beach to recover what remained of Margaret Fuller, and rea ...
Here the term 'language-game' is meant to bring into prominence the fact that the speaking of language is part of an activity, of ...
If Rosa Parks had taken a poll before she sat down in that bus in Montgomery, she'd still be standing.
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