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All the followers of science are fully persuaded that the processes of investigation, if only pushed far enough, will give one cer ...
To satisfy our doubts, therefore, it is necessary that a method should be found by which our beliefs may be caused by nothing huma ...
Consider what effects which might conceivably have practical bearings we conceive the object of our conception to have. Then our c ...
I don't sleep. I hate those little slices of death.
With a smile of Christian charity great Casey's visage shone;
He stilled the rising tumult, he made the game go on;
There was ease in Casey's manner as he stepped into his place,
There was pride in Casey's bearing and a smile on Casey's face
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It looked extremely rocky for the Mudville nine that day;
The score stood two to four, with but one inning left to play.
Oh, somewhere in this favored land the sun is shining bright,
The band is playing somewhere, and somewhere hearts are light;<
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