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They say princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is, the brave beast is no flatterer. He will throw a ...
... whilst you are proclaiming peace and good will to men, Emancipating all Nations, you insist upon retaining absolute power over ...
My verse forms are relatively traditional (traditions alter). In general they have moved away from strict classical patterns in th ...
To pray is to pay attention to something or someone other than oneself. Whenever a man so concentrates his attention--on a landsca ...
Discipline isn't just punishing, forcing compliance or stamping out bad behavior. Rather, discipline has to do with teaching prope ...
The curse which lies upon marriage is that too often the individuals are joined in their weakness rather than in their strength--e ...
The artist's personality must be left in his dressing-room; his soul must be denuded of its own sensations and clothed with the ba ...
It is a damned place--to be sure--but the only one in the world (at least in the English world) for fun--though I have seen parts ...
The sense of doing good , the satisfaction of being right, the joy of looking favorably upon oneself, dear sir, are powerful lever ...
The fact that a man is to vote forces him to think. You may preach to a congregation by the year and not affect its thought becaus ...
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