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You seem to think that I am adapted to nothing but the sugar-plums of intellect and had better not try to digest anything stronger ...
Henry B. Adams was the first in an infinite series to discover and admit to himself that he really did not care whether truth was, ...
America had no use for Adams because he was eighteenth-century, and yet it worshipped Grant because he was archaic and should have ...
He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
Sir Walter, being strangely surprised and put out of his countenance at so great a table, gives his son a damned blow over the fac ...
... if there are no waving flags and marching songs at the barricades as Walter marches out with his little battalion, it is not b ...
MAMA: Son--how come you talk so much 'bout money?
WALTER: Because it is life, Mama!
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Judge Bedford: I understand you refuse to be represented by counsel.
Walter: That's correct, your honor.
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Henry Adams and Henry James invite obvious comparisons. Exact contemporaries on the American literary scene, both were beguiled by ...
You're not smarter, Walter, just a little taller.
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