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Treat the cow kindly, boys; remember she's a lady--and a mother.
[A trip to France] will make you adore your own country, it's soil, it's climate, it's equality, liberty, laws, people and manners ...
A government deriving its energy from the will of the society, and operating, by the reason of its measures, on the understanding ...
[Montesquieu] lifted the veil from the venerable errors which enslaved opinion, and pointed the way to those luminous truths of wh ...
Puritanism--The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
To believe that Russia has got rid of the evils of capitalism takes a special kind of mind. It is the same kind of mind that belie ...
Psychotherapy--The theory that the patient will probably get well anyway, and is certainly a damned ijjit.
Archbishop--A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ.
Judge--A law student who marks his own examination-papers.
Tell a scoundrel, three or four times a day, that he is the pink of probity, and you make him at least the perfection of "respecta ...
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