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There are very many characteristics which go into making a model civil servant. Prominent among them are probity, industry, good s ...
The worst enemy of good government is not our ignorant foreign voter, but our educated domestic railroad president, our prominent ...
Man is more courageous, pugnacious, and energetic than woman, and has a more inventive genius. His brain is absolutely larger, but ...
Columbus stood in his age as the pioneer of progress and enlightenment. The system of universal education is in our age the most p ...
The tremendous outflow of intellectuals that formed such a prominent part of the general exodus from Soviet Russia in the first ye ...
The vain man does not wish so much to be prominent as to feel himself prominent; he therefore disdains none of the expedients for ...
In looking back over the college careers of those who for various reasons have been prominent in undergraduate life ... one cannot ...
There is no self-knowledge but an historical one. No one knows what he himself is who does not know his fellow men, especially the ...
Well, what does "good" mean anyway...? As Wittgenstein suggested, "good," like "game," has a family of meanings. Prominent among t ...
Prominent and influential editors, accustomed to deal with politicians, men of an infinitely lower grade, say, in their ignorance, ...
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