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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 ...
We may seem great in an employment below our worth, but we very often look little in one that is too big for us.
We have not given science too big a place in our education, but we have made a perilous mistake in giving it too great a preponder ...
Too slow, the wagons of years,
The oxen of days--too glum.
Our god is the god of speed,
Our heart--our battle-drum.
Lincoln, six feet one in his stocking feet,
The lank man, knotty and tough as a hickory rail,
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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.
We find a delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Friends love misery, in fact. Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky or too successful or too pretty, our misery is the only th ...
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