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Death cancels everything but truth; and strips a man of everything but genius and virtue. It is a sort of natural canonization. It ...
The chief problem is, of course, whether the marching of the general spirit of things is heading consciously or sub- consciously t ...
So he came and proclaimed peace to you who were far off and peace to those who were near; for through him both of us have access i ...
The function of the hero in art is to inspire the reader or spectator to continue in the same spirit from where he, the hero, leav ...
Calm fell. From Heaven distilled a clemency;
There was peace on earth, and silence in the sky;
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The present war having so long cut off all communication with Great-Britain, we are not able to make a fair estimate of the state ...
I believe that there was a great age, a great epoch when man did not make war: previous to 2000 B.C. Then the self had not really ...
Many writers are neither spirit nor wine, but rather spirits- of-wine: they can catch fire, and then they give off heat.
The gap between ideals and actualities, between dreams and achievements, the gap that can spur strong men to increased exertions, ...
If young gentlemen get from their years in college only manliness, esprit de corps, a release of their social gifts, a training in ...
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