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One of the few graces of getting old--and God knows there are few graces--is that if you've worked hard and kept your nose to the ...
In going where you have to go, and doing what you have to do, and seeing what you have to see, you dull and blunt the instrument y ...
The Channing you have seen and described is the real Simon Pure. You have seen him. Many a good ramble may you have together! You ...
Employees from families where all adults work are still coping with rules and conditions of work designed, as one observer put it, ...
These pages reproduce me very imperfectly, and there are many things in me of which I find no trace in them. I suppose it is becau ...
"Jim," she said earnestly, "if I was put down there in the middle of the night, I could find my way all over that little town; and ...
A Cherokee is too smart to put anything in the contribution box of a race that's robbed him of his birthright.
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put out on the troubled seas of thought.
I no longer fit in with these times. Great changes can come in four years. These socialistic notions of government are not of my d ...
For Banquo's issue have I filed my mind;
For them the gracious Duncan have I murdered;
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