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The absence on the panel of anyone who could become pregnant accidentally or discover her salary was five thousand dollars a year ...
The General Order is always to manoeuver in a body and on the attack; to maintain strict but not pettifogging discipline; to keep ...
The impulse to perfection cannot exist where the definition of perfection is the arbitrary decision of authority. That which is bo ...
We always carry out by committee anything in which any one of us alone would be too reasonable to persist.
In America every woman has her set of girl-friends; some are cousins, the rest are gained at school. These form a permanent commit ...
Orgies are an early form of what will someday become sex by committee.
I find it profoundly symbolic that I am appearing before a committee of fifteen men who will report to a legislative body of one h ...
The condition upon which God hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance; which condition if he break, servitude is at once the ...
I wish to speak a word for Nature, for absolute freedom and wildness, as contrasted with a freedom and culture merely civil,--to r ...
I can think of many amusing parallels. For example, "the Borough of ... announces: Miss Jones, the splendid principal of our gramm ...
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