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I should like to know what is the proper function of women, if it is not to make reasons for husbands to stay at home, and still s ...
Never trust the artist. Trust the tale. The proper function of the critic is to save the tale from the artist who created it.
Since childhood, I have been enchanted by the fact and the symbolism of the right hand and the left--the one the doer, the other t ...
[Lucy's] Aunt Margaret [Boggs] and Miss Sharpe are here on their way to a Woman's Rights Convention in Dayton. My point on this su ...
Proper names are poetry in the raw. Like all poetry they are untranslatable.
The proper study of mankind is man in his relation to his deity.
Science is intimately integrated with the whole social structure and cultural tradition. They mutually support one other--only in ...
I cannot wish the fault undone, the issue of it being so proper.
My thought, whose murder yet is but fantastical,
Shakes so my single state of man,
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And tell so readily, he knoweth well
How ev'ry star by proper name to call?
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