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The Good of man is the active exercise of his soul's faculties in conformity with excellence or virtue.... Moreover this activity ...
My travel's history,
Wherein of antres vast and deserts idle,
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You blind guides! You strain out a gnat but swallow a camel!
Swallow a loss and learn a lesson.
People can be as greedy as a snake trying to swallow an elephant.
I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature; and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, ...
"Miss Dudley ... gives one the idea of a lightly-sparred yacht in mid- ocean; unexpected; you ask yourself what the devil she is d ...
Western hospitality prevails; it is reminiscent of the kind displayed earlier here by a host who said to an unexpected guest, "Str ...
Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness.
Not once or twice in our rough island-story
The path of booty was the way to glory.
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