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The objects of a financier are, then, to secure an ample revenue; to impose it with judgment and equality; to employ it economical ...
Napoleon renounced, once for all, sentiments and affections, and would help himself with his hands and his head. With him is no mi ...
Solidity, caution, integrity, efficiency. Lack of imagination, hypocrisy. These qualities characterize the middle classes in every ...
A beautiful sentence is beautiful, and a beautiful flower is beautiful, but their duration is nearly the same--a day, a century. N ...
A picture wants solidity, a statue wants colour. But we see the want of colour as a palpably glaring defect, and we do not see the ...
Whatever Epic may mean, it implies some weight and solidity; Romance means nothing, if it does not convey some notion of mystery a ...
All the old supports going, gone, this man reaches out a hand to steady himself on a ledge of rough brick that is warm in the sun: ...
If anyone should be asked, what is the subject wherein color or weight inheres, he would have nothing to say but, the solid and ex ...
I often accuse my finest acquaintances of an immense frivolity; for, while there are manners and compliments we do not meet, we do ...
Commuters give the city its tidal restlessness; natives give it solidity and continuity; but the settlers give it passion.
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