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I am fully sensible that an historical romance, founded on the
House of Saxe Cobourg, might be much more to the purpose of ...
For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake, and for the sake of the gospel, wil ...
To divide one's life by years is of course to tumble into a trap set by our own arithmetic. The calendar consents to carry on its ...
... most of all [the actor] will love the boys and girls, the men and women, who sit in the cheapest seats, in the very last row o ...
To quarrel with the uncertainty that besets us in intellectual affairs would be about as reasonable as to object to live one's lif ...
... it is a rather curious thing to have to divide one's life into personal and official compartments and temporarily put the pers ...
I would not deny you; but, by this good day, I yield upon great persuasion; and partly to save your life, for I was told you were ...
One can't relive one's life. Forgiveness is not what's difficult; one's always too ready to forgive. And it does no good, that's o ...
I hold the value of life is to improve one's condition. Whatever is calculated to advance the condition of the honest, struggling ...
The command of comparisons that develops with age is, while no doubt good for the mind, somewhat numbing for the emotions. It is a ...
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