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In proper English households . . . one writer remembered in the 1630s as a time when, "The child perfectly loathed the sight of hi ...
By this unprincipled facility of changing the state as often, and as much, and in as many ways as there are floating fancies or fa ...
Honorable Senators: My sincerest thanks I offer you. Conserve the firm foundations of our institutions. Do your work with the spir ...
I see two dingy little rooms with "FOR LADIES" swinging over one and "FOR COLORED PEOPLE" over the other; while wondering under wh ...
The breadth of the problem is great, for the poet is representative. He stands among partial men for the complete man, and apprise ...
Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge of the commonwealth.
A Parliament is that to the Commonwealth which the soul is to the body.... It behoves us therefore to keep the facility of that so ...
The commonwealth of Athens is become a forest of beasts.
We have here recovered the most dangerous piece of lechery that ever was known in the commonwealth.
While the Governor, and the Mayor, and countless officers of the Commonwealth are at large, the champions of liberty are imprisone ...
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