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I was only one woman alone, and had no power to move to action full-fed, sleek- coated, ease-loving, pleasure-seeking, well-paid, ...
The bugle-call to arms again sounded in my war-trained ear, the bayonets gleamed, the sabres clashed, and the Prussian helmets and ...
Now could I, Casca, name to thee a man
Most like this dreadful night,
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There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men. When the majority shall at length vote for the abolition of slavery, it ...
We are all familiar with the Aristotelian argument about the relation of poetry to action. Action, or praxis, is the world of even ...
When the characters are really alive before their author, the latter does nothing but follow them in their action, in their words, ...
The Oriental philosophy approaches easily loftier themes than the modern aspires to; and no wonder if it sometimes prattle about t ...
The brave man is the elder son of creation who has stepped buoyantly into his inheritance, while the coward, who is the younger, w ...
My chief humor is for a tyrant. I could play Ercles rarely, or a part to tear a cat in, to make all split.
Then comes my fit again. I had else been perfect,
Whole as the marble, founded as the rock,
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