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He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
But also the constituency determines the vote of the representative. He is not only representative, but participant. Like can only ...
Think of the importance of Friendship in the education of men.... It will make a man honest; it will make him a hero; it will make ...
The English were very backward to explore and settle the continent which they had stumbled upon. The French preceded them both in ...
There are words in that letter to his wife, respecting the education of his daughters, which deserve to be framed and hung over ev ...
Since [Rousseau's] time, and largely thanks to him, the Ego has steadily tended to efface itself, and, for purposes of model, to b ...
From cradle to grave this problem of running order through chaos, direction through space, discipline through freedom, unity throu ...
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.
At the utmost, the active-minded young man should ask of his teacher only mastery of his tools. The young man himself, the subject ...
The spider-mind acquires a faculty of memory, and, with it, a singular skill of analysis and synthesis, taking apart and putting t ...
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