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It is not revolutionary on our part to ask a share in our Government. We are demanding it because it is in accord with American id ...
The Enlightenment codified the vision of the world as a unified, self-sufficient Nature, governed by orderly laws, and including m ...
We are the creatures of imagination, passion, and self- will, more than of reason or even of self-interest.... Even in the common ...
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unali ...
I am looking over Self Control again, & my opinion is
confirmed of its being an excellently-meant, elegantly-written
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To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth which constitutes self-respect is potentially to have everything: the ability to discr ...
Most of our platitudes notwithstanding, self-deception remains the most difficult deception. The tricks that work on others count ...
The glance is natural magic. The mysterious communication established across a house between two entire strangers, moves all the s ...
So all that is said of the wise man by Stoic or Oriental or modern essayist, describes to each reader his own idea, describes his ...
Welcome evermore to gods and men is the self-helping man. For him all doors are flung wide: him all tongues greet, all honors crow ...
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