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Job took a potsherd with which to scrape himself, and sat among the ashes.
England has the most sordid literary scene I've ever seen. They all meet in the same pub. This guy's writing a foreword for this p ...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and angle of contingency, and qualifies all his qualifications, but wh ...
and a man climbing
must scrape his knees, and bring
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Some critics are like chimneysweepers; they put out the fire below, and frighten the swallows from the nests above; they scrape a ...
I don't know but a book in a man's brain is better off than a book bound in calf--at any rate it is safer from criticism. And taki ...
A lie will easily get you out of a scrape, and yet, strangely and beautifully, rapture possesses you when you have taken the scrap ...
How did you get in the Navy? How did you get on our side? Ah, you ignorant, arrogant, ambitious--keeping sixty two men in prison c ...
A man is not expected to love his country, lest he make an ass of himself. Yet our country, seen through the mists of smog, is cur ...
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