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Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility. Nothing adds such dignity to characte ...
To be human is to have one's little modicum of romance secreted away in one's composition. One never ceases to make a hero of one' ...
When the shadow of death blots out my joy
And erases the face of the sun
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"If Washington were President now, he would have to learn our ways or lose his next election. Only fools and theorists imagine tha ...
We all bear traces of the starvation struggle which for so long made up the life of the race. Our very organism holds memories and ...
An identity is questioned only when it is menaced, as when the mighty begin to fall, or when the wretched begin to rise, or when t ...
The true use of Shakespeare or of Cervantes, of Homer or of Dante, of Chaucer or of Rabelais, is to augment one's own growing inne ...
To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth which constitutes self-respect is potentially to have everything: the ability to discr ...
It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of m ...
One thing I hate about the New Deal is that it is killing what, to me, is the American pioneering spirit. I simply do not know wha ...
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