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I once told Nixon that the Presidency is like being a jackass caught in a hail storm. You've got to just stand there and take it.
Be not easily won to our requests;
Play the maid's part: still answer nay, and take it.
The Caracal lies on a shelf in its den in the Zoological Gardens quietly licking its fur. I go up and stand near it. It makes a fa ...
I told him this is a pleasant life,
To set your breast to the bark of trees
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What is rational is actual and what is actual is rational. On this conviction the plain man like the philosopher takes his stand, ...
It takes a good deal of physical courage to ride a horse. This, however, I have. I get it at about forty cents a flask, and take i ...
The image cannot be dispossessed of a primordial freshness, which idea can never claim. An idea is derivative and tamed. The image ...
The country needs and, unless I mistake its temper, the country demands bold, persistent experimentation. It is common sense to ta ...
... women are supposed to be unfit to vote because they are hysterical and emotional and of course men would not like to have emot ...
Hereabouts our Indian told us at length the story of their contention with the priest respecting schools. He thought a great deal ...
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