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...men's double standard of sex morals, whereby the victims of their lust are counted as outcasts, while the men themselves escape ...
...the moving spirit of militancy is deep and abiding reverence for human life.
...the way to reform has always led through prison.
... no book ... ever competed with the Bible. The story of Ruth was better than Ramona, and the poetry of Job was better than Long ...
This is beautiful indeed; the colored people have given this to the head of the government, and that government once sanctioned la ...
When we read a story, we inhabit it. The covers of the book are like a roof and four walls. What is to happen next will take place ...
I have this very moment finished reading a novel called The Vicar of Wakefield [by Oliver Goldsmith].... It appears to me, to be i ...
When a book, any sort of book, reaches a certain intensity of artistic performance it becomes literature. That intensity may be a ...
The Golden Rule furnishes the true solution of many difficult problems in government and society. Bishop [Atticus G.] Haygood, an ...
Books have their destinies like men. And their fates, as made by generations of readers, are very different from the destinies for ...
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