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The permanence of all books is fixed by no effort friendly or hostile, but by their own specific gravity, or the intrinsic importa ...
If a man desireth the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigil ...
No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the pun ...
Fairy tales are loved by the child not because the imagery he finds in them conforms to what goes on within him, but because--desp ...
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a form, a technical dress, and a specific sanction ...
When we can drain the Ocean into mill-ponds, and bottle up the Force of Gravity, to be sold by retail, in gas jars; then may we ho ...
"Five o'clock tea" is a phrase our "rude forefathers," even of the last generation, would scarcely have understood, so completely ...
Throwing open the door, she brings forth the veritable queen of all the souffles, that spreads its archangelic wings over the enti ...
Philosophy, like medicine, has plenty of drugs, few good remedies, and hardly any specific cures.
The eros of advertising is lurid but not specific.
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