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For it is owing to their wonder that men both now begin and at first began to philosophize.... And a man who is puzzled and wonder ...
After which you led me to water
And bade me drink, which I did, owing to your kindness.
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Mrs. Hall, of Sherborne, was brought to bed yesterday of a
dead child, some weeks before she was expected, owing to a
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Upon the whole I am inclined to think that the far greater part, if not all of those difficulties, which have hitherto amused phil ...
The good enough mother, owing to her deep empathy with her infant, reflects in her face his feelings; this is why he sees himself ...
My profession lent itself nicely to my vocation for heights. It freed me of any bitterness towards my fellow men, who were always ...
The growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistoric acts; and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might ...
The pleasure of eloquence is in greatest part owing often to the stimulus of the occasion which produces it,--to the magic of symp ...
Our books are false by being fragmentary: their sentences are bon mots, and not parts of natural discourse; childish expressions o ...
Scepticism is an ability, or mental attitude, which opposes appearances to judgments in any way whatsoever, with the result that, ...
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