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To course that span of consciousness thou'st named
The Open Road--thy vision is reclaimed!
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The years-heired feature that can
In curve and voice and eye
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The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Compare the history of the novel to that of rock 'n' roll. Both started out a minority taste, became a mass taste, and then splint ...
The settlement of America had its origins in the unsettlement of Europe. America came into existence when the European was already ...
Under equal conditions, the feminine psyche is closer to potential contraction than the masculine; for the simple reason that the ...
Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and a shortened period of mental assimilation.
What a large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life by him who interests his heart in every thing, an ...
In solitude we are in the presence of mere matter (even the sky, the stars, the moon, trees in blossom), things of less value (per ...
Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in institutions and manners, of the principle that an equal degree of at ...
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