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[On Harvard President Charles William Eliot's lamentation that the average Harvard graduate had fewer than two children:] That is ...
Argument is conclusive ... but ... it does not remove doubt, so that the mind may rest in the sure knowledge of the truth, unless ...
I have inspected the accommodations and find them entirely satisfactory, and as for those young men, who are of appropriate ages t ...
Words are not as satisfactory as we should like them to be, but, like our neighbours, we have got to live with them and must make ...
One realizes that human relationships are the tragic necessity of human life; that they can never be wholly satisfactory, that eve ...
That was a way of putting it not very satisfactory:
A periphrastic study in a worn-out poetical fashion,
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... we often ask ourselves here despairingly: "What, oh, what is the use of the war? Why can't people live peacefully together? Wh ...
How ignorant we are! How ignorant everyone is! We can cut across only a small area of the appallingly expanding fields of knowledg ...
The treatment of the incident of the assault upon the sailors of the Baltimore is so conciliatory and friendly that I am of the op ...
What Congress and the popular sentiment approve is rarely defeated by reason of constitutional objections. I trust the measure wil ...
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