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When a scholar meets a soldier, he may have reason on his side, but to no avail.
There are people who pay attention to the weaknesses of their friends; that is to no avail. I have always closely watched and prof ...
To Nobody, then, will I write my journal! since to Nobody can I be wholly unreserved--to Nobody can I reveal every thought, every ...
Though the sex to which I belong is considered weak ... you will nevertheless find me a rock that bends to no wind.
I, a virgin, can make my frank boast that I communicate to no mortal man my secret counsels except to such as I have chosen on acc ...
The idea of bringing someone into the world fills me with horror. I would curse myself if I were a father. A son of mine! Oh no, n ...
I now have next to no hope of a restoration of the old Union.... If it is the settled and final judgment of any slave State that s ...
Roger Thornhill: Tell me, how does a girl like you get to be a girl like you?
Eve Kendall: Lucky I guess.
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I remember when I was first assigned to jets. I said to the colonel, "Colonel, I joined this man's air force to fly an airplane. B ...
When we do not know the truth of a thing, it is of advantage that there should exist a common error which determines the mind of m ...
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