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For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too one day, or a short time, does not make a man blessed and hap ...
Hardly had the glow been kindled by some good deed on your part or by some little triumph over your rivals or by a word of praise ...
Man that is born of woman hath but a short time to live, and is full of misery. He cometh up, and is cut down, like a flower; he f ...
Wisdom is like electricity. There is no permanently wise man, but men capable of wisdom, who, being put into certain company, or o ...
The farmer imagines power and place are fine things. But the President has paid dear for his White House. It has commonly cost him ...
The President has paid dear for his White House. It has commonly cost him all his peace, and the best of his manly attributes. To ...
When much intercourse with a friend has supplied us with a standard of excellence, and has increased our respect for the resources ...
Give a scientist a problem and he will probably provide a solution; historians and sociologists, by contrast, can offer only opini ...
O native country, repossessed by thee!
For, rather than I'll to the West return,
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When an opponent declares, "I will not come over to your side," I calmly say, "Your child belongs to us already.... What are you? ...
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