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At a tender age, I commandeered half a quire of foolscap from my father's desk and sat down to write a book. ...I had observed on ...
Our life seems not present, so much as prospective; not for the affairs on which it is wasted, but as a hint of this vast- flowing ...
We live in a system of approximations. Every end is prospective of some other end, which is also temporary; a round and final succ ...
Infancy is the realm conveyed to us in dreams which look backward to the past. Adolescence, more like a work of art, is a prospect ...
[When asked, as a prospective Presidential candidate, whether she had ever committed adultery:] No. But then most congresswomen do ...
As for your friend, my prospective reader, I hope he ignores Fort Sumter, and "Old Abe," and all that; for that is just the most f ...
... it is seldom a medical man has true religious views--there is too much pride of intellect.
"Dubliner" seems to me to have some meaning and I doubt whether the same can be said for such words as "Londoner" and "Parisian" b ...
My intention was to write a chapter of the moral history of my country and I chose Dublin for the scene because that city seemed t ...
If, while watching the sun set on a used-car lot in Los Angeles, you are struck by the parallels between this image and the inevit ...
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