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The Woman had once been supreme; in France she still seemed potent, not merely as a sentiment but as a force; why was she unknown ...
The Puritans, to keep the remembrance of their unity one with another, and of their peaceful compact with the Indians, named their ...
The truth is, as every one knows, that the great artists of the world are never Puritans, and seldom even ordinarily respectable. ...
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action.
[17th-century] Puritans were the first modern parents. Like many of us, they looked on their treatment of children as a test of th ...
Without a sense of the shame or guilt of his or her action, the child will only be hardened in rebellion by physical punishment. S ...
He was one of that class of whom we hear a great deal, but, for the most part, see nothing at all,--the Puritans. It would be in v ...
One wonders that the tithing-men and fathers of the town are not out to see what the trees mean by their high colors and exuberanc ...
If Columbus was the first to discover the islands, Americus Vespucius and Cabot, and the Puritans, and we their descendants, have ...
The [nineteenth-century] young men who were Puritans in politics were anti-Puritans in literature. They were willing to die for th ...
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