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No man is good enough to govern another man, without that other's consent. I say this is the leading principle--the sheet anchor o ...
A man's real faith is never contained in his creed, nor is his creed an article of his faith. The last is never adopted. This it i ...
The coward wants resolution, which the brave man can do without. He recognizes no faith above a creed, thinking this straw by whic ...
A wet sheet and a flowing sea,
A wind that follows fast
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On the day when a young writer corrects his first proof-sheet he is as proud as a schoolboy who has just got his first dose of pox ...
The harlot's cry from street to street
Shall weave old England's winding sheet.
Bring me an axe and spade,
Bring me a winding-sheet;
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the anchor weeps
Its red rust downward,
Few, few shall part, where many meet!
The snow shall be their winding sheet,
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Pale and pinched-up faces hovered about the windows where was tempting food; hungry eyes wandered over the profusion guarded by on ...
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