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Let us not be deceived--we are today in the midst of a cold war.
It is the perpetual dread of fear, the fear of fear, that shapes the face of a brave man.
PLAIN SUPERFICIALITY is the character of a speech, in which any two points being taken, the speaker is found to lie wholly with re ...
The business of a novelist is, in my opinion, to create characters first and foremost, and then to set them in the snarl of the hu ...
The creation of a world view is the work of a generation rather than of an individual, but we each of us, for better or for worse, ...
Women ought to feel a peculiar sympathy in the colored man's wrong, for, like him, she has been accused of mental inferiority, and ...
The heart of a woman falls back with the night,
And enters some alien cage in its plight,
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... hunger and cold, ill-health and pain are nothing. They pass. The thing that remains is ignorant criticism, well-meaning but fu ...
Behold here the fate of a sailor! They give him the last toss, and no one asks whose child he was.
The relatives of a suicide hold it against him that out of consideration for their reputation he did not remain alive.
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