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You will find that reason, which always ought to direct mankind, seldom does; but that passions and weaknesses commonly usurp its ...
In my dealing with my child, my Latin and Greek, my accomplishments and my money stead me nothing; but as much soul as I have avai ...
[I] am now struggling to enter the portals of the profession in which is locked up the passport which is to conduct me to all that ...
Welcome, O life! I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncr ...
The "family" has clearly emerged anew in the late 1970s as a central subject for discussion, debate, research and writing in both ...
Now that adolescence is accessible to the multitude and not restricted to gentlemen and lords, many adults are taking alarm at wha ...
I love no roast but a nut-brown toast, and a crab laid in the fire;
A little bread shall do me stead! much bread I do not des
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One memorable addition to the old mythology is due to this era,--the Christian fable. With what pains, and tears, and blood these ...
No face which we can give to a matter will stead us so well at last as the truth. This alone wears well.
To be human is to have one's little modicum of romance secreted away in one's composition. One never ceases to make a hero of one' ...
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