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This American government,--what is it but a tradition, though a recent one, endeavoring to transmit itself unimpaired to posterity ...
Patriotism. Combustible rubbish ready to the torch of any one ambitious to illuminate his name.
It is one thing to show a man that he is in an error, and another to put him in possession of the truth.
I never wear my best coat on a journey, though perchance I could show a certificate to prove that I have a more costly one, at lea ...
When I was a boy, there was but one permanent ambition among my comrades in our village on the west bank of the Mississippi River. ...
When a subject is highly controversial ... one cannot hope to tell the truth. One can only show how one came to hold whatever opin ...
Determination and skill come out of a depth of political and cultural experiences. Women resist and are brave in the most ordinary ...
My criticisms are always simple; they are limited to one word:MOmit! Every syllable that can be struck out is pure profit, and eve ...
Since the last one in a graveyard is believed to be the next one fated to die, funerals often end in a mad scramble.
'Rimbaud, there is one thing to do:
We must take rhetoric, and wring its neck! . . .'
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