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Every political system is an accumulation of habits, customs, prejudices, and principles that have survived a long process of tria ...
Children, then, acquire social skills not so much from adults as from their interactions with one another. They are likely to disc ...
A lady is smarter than a gentleman, maybe,
She can sew a fine seam, she can have a baby,
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Truth on our level is a different thing from truth for the jellyfish, and there must certainly be analogies for truth and error in ...
It is as certain as it is strange that truth and error come from one and the same source; for that reason one must often not do so ...
What a chimera then is man. What a novelty! What a monster, what a chaos, what a contradiction, what a prodigy. Judge of all thing ...
It is the consequence of this institution that not a school- house, a public pew, a bridge, a pound, a mill-dam, hath been set up, ...
History and experience tell us that moral progress comes not in comfortable and complacent times, but out of trial and confusion.
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Grim giving to do over for them both.
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The day is for mistake and error, sequence of time for success and carrying out. The one who anticipates is master of the day.
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