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It is in the very nature of things human that every act that has once made its appearance and has been recorded in the history of ...
Tiffany's Salesman: Do they still really have prizes in Crackerjack boxes?
Paul: Oh, yes.
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The past is the only dead thing that smells sweet.
If I could summarize my suggestions to parents over the past twenty-five years it would be: worry less, criticize less, preach les ...
Man differs from the lower animals because he preserves his past experiences. What happened in the past is lived again in memory. ...
But lest I should mislead any when I have my own head and obey my whims, let me remind the reader that I am only an experimenter. ...
The terrible, cold, cruel part is Wall Street. Rivers of gold flow there from all over the earth, and death comes with it. There, ...
Strike the concertina's melancholy string!
Blow the spirit-stirring harp like any thing!
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If the only new thing we have to offer is an improved version of the past, then today can only be inferior to yesterday. Hypnotise ...
Why has mankind had such a craving to be imposed upon? Why this lust after imposing creeds, imposing deeds, imposing buildings, im ...
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