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I happen to feel that the degree of a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting attitudes she can b ...
Real good breeding, as the people have it here, is one of the finest things now going in the world. The careful avoidance of all d ...
The supposed unhappiness of the rich is always a cheerful topic of conversation.
There is one topic peremptorily forbidden to all well- bred, to all rational mortals, namely, their distempers. If you have not sl ...
A right rule for a club would be, Admit no man whose presence excludes any one topic. It requires people who are not surprised and ...
But Shakspeare has no peculiarity, no importunate topic; but all is duly given; no veins, no curiosities: no cow-painter, no bird- ...
The real grounds of difference upon important political questions no longer correspond with party lines.... Politics is no longer ...
I shall not be surprised if Colonel [John Charles] Fremont receives less than one hundred electoral votes. But, after all, the goo ...
My topic for Army reunions ... this summer: How to prepare for war in time of peace. Not by fortifications, by navies, or by stand ...
We must continually remind students in the classroom that expression of different opinions and dissenting ideas affirms the intell ...
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