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When we think back to our forefathers, with their sedentary lives of forest-chopping, railroad-building, fortune-founding, their f ...
I don't really think that writers, even great writers, are prophets, or sages, or Messiah-like figures; writing is a lonely, seden ...
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these are perilous paths for a yo ...
The mind of the Renaissance was not a pilgrim mind, but a sedentary city mind, like that of the ancients.
Chaucer had eminently the habits of a literary man and a scholar. There were never any times so stirring that there were not to be ...
True and sincere traveling is no pastime, but it is as serious as the grave, or any part of the human journey, and it requires a l ...
Men should not labor foolishly like brutes, but the brain and the body should always, or as much as possible, work and rest togeth ...
Methinks some creeds in vestries and churches do forget the hunter wrapped in furs by the Great Slave Lake, and that the Esquimaux ...
Let us begin by clearing up the old confusion between the man who loves learning and the man who loves reading, and point out that ...
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