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I will not adopt that ungenerous and impolitic custom so common with novel writers, of degrading by their contemptuous censure the ...
You know I won't turn over a new leaf I am so obstinate, but then I am no less obstinate in being your affectionate Husband.
The greatest part of a writer's time is spent in reading, in order to write; a man will turn over half a library to make one book.
To me, literature is a calling, even a kind of salvation. It connects me with an enterprise that is over 2,000 years old. What do ...
I also heard the whooping of the ice in the pond, my great bed-fellow in that part of Concord, as if it were restless in its bed a ...
At fifteen one is first beginning to realize that everything isn't money and power in this world, and is casting about for joys th ...
There is undoubtedly something religious about it: everyone believes that they are special, that they are chosen, that they have a ...
There are always those who are willing to surrender local self-government and turn over their affairs to some national authority i ...
Nationalism is our form of incest, is our idolatry, is our insanity. "Patriotism" is its cult. It should hardly be necessary to sa ...
Let none turn over books, or roam the stars in quest of God, who sees him not in man.
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