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You seem to think that I am adapted to nothing but the sugar-plums of intellect and had better not try to digest anything stronger ...
Henry B. Adams was the first in an infinite series to discover and admit to himself that he really did not care whether truth was, ...
America had no use for Adams because he was eighteenth-century, and yet it worshipped Grant because he was archaic and should have ...
He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
Henry Adams and Henry James invite obvious comparisons. Exact contemporaries on the American literary scene, both were beguiled by ...
Disagreement produces debate but dissent produces dissension. Dissent (which come from the Latin, dis and sentire) means originall ...
Burke and Adams had much in common. Adams read Burke's Philosophical Inquiry, for example, as part of his preparation for life and ...
I began my editorial career with the presidency of Mr. Adams, and my principal object was to render his administration all the ass ...
Kindness eases everything almost as much as money does.
... when a great burly six feet of masculinity with sloping shoulders and unkempt beard swaggers in, and, throwing a roll of tobac ...
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