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The investigation of the truth is in one way hard, in another easy. An indication of this is found in the fact that no one is able ...
The sky calls
To the deaf earth. The proverbial disarray
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There is the guilt all soldiers feel for having broken the taboo against killing, a guilt as old as war itself. Add to this the so ...
The reason for the slow progress of the world seems to lie in a single fact. Every man is born under the yoke, and grows up beneat ...
Vulgarism in language is the distinguishing characteristic of bad company, and a bad education. A man of fashion avoids nothing wi ...
Proverbial wisdom counsels against risk and change. But sitting ducks fare worst of all.
What is all wisdom save a collection of platitudes? Take fifty of our current proverbial sayings--they are so trite, so threadbare ...
There is an old saying which, from its truth, has become proverbial, that friendships should be immortal, enmities mortal.
As to the permanent interest of individuals in the aggregated interests of the community, and in the proverbial maxim, that honest ...
The proverbial notion of historical distance consists in our having lost ninety-five of every hundred original facts, so the remai ...
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