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A woman had started a political paper! A woman! Could he believe his eyes? A woman! Instantly he sprang to his feet and clutched h ...
Lincoln, six feet one in his stocking feet,
The lank man, knotty and tough as a hickory rail,
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EDWARDS: "You are a philosopher, Dr. Johnson. I have tried too in my time to be a philosopher; but, I don't know how, cheerfulness ...
The world and life's too big to pass for a dream,
America was too big to have been discovered all at one time. It would have been better for the graces if it had been discovered in ...
Whoever is in a hurry, shows that the thing he is about is too big for him.
If our caricaturists do not hate their enemies, it is not because they are too big to hate them, but because their enemies are not ...
I have tried too in my time to be a philosopher; but, I don't know how, cheerfulness was always breaking in.
We find a delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
My speech is too fast; my oration confused; love knows no order.
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