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It used to be said that, socially speaking, Philadelphia asked who a person is, New York how much is he worth, and Boston what doe ...
Ideas are refined and multiplied in the commerce of minds. In their splendor, images effect a very simple communion of souls.
The distinction between the two types of art is a difference of density rather than of species. In the same number of bars of Beet ...
The most refined skills of color printing, the intricate techniques of wide-angle photography, provide us pictures of trivia bigge ...
She [Evelina] is a little angel!... Her face and person answer my most refined ideas of complete beauty.... She has the same gentl ...
I cannot be much pleased without an appearance of truth; at least of possibility--I wish the history to be natural though the sent ...
There are only Epicureans, either crude or refined; Christ was the most refined.
Causists have tried to twist "doing good" into another form of "doing evil," and have said "you get pleasure yourself by giving th ...
The nearer society approaches to divine order, the less separation will there be in the characters, duties, and pursuits of men an ...
Raise a million filters and the rain will not be clean, until the longing for it be refined in deep confession. And still we hear, ...
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