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The law before us, my lords, seems to be the effect of that practice of which it is intended likewise to be the cause, and to be d ...
There is not a more prudent maxim, than to live with one's enemies as if they may one day become one's friends; as it commonly hap ...
The superstition respecting power and office is going to the ground. The stream of human affairs flows its own way, and is very li ...
Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs.
My desire is that your office [the New York Customhouse] shall be conducted on strictly business principles.... In making appointm ...
Mrs. Sneed and her daughter, Miss Austine Sneed, are visiting us--Washington correspondents of excellent character.... We are much ...
I was duped ... by the Secretary of the treasury [Alexander Hamilton], and made a fool for forwarding his schemes, not then suffic ...
We hear the Secretary of State boasting of his brinkmanship--the art of bringing us to the edge of the abyss.
The truth is, the whole administration under Roosevelt was demoralized by the system of dealing directly with subordinates. It was ...
Bourgeois existence is the regime of private affairs ... and the family is the rotten, dismal edifice in whose closets and crannie ...
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