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The more one knows of our life the more one must denounce it, lest it be suspected that one has a personal motive in defending it. ...
I long to hear that you have declared an independancy [sic]--and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be nec ...
... even I am growing accustomed to slavery; so much so that I cease to think of its accursed influence and calmly eat from the ha ...
The government, which is the supreme authority in states, must be in the hands of one, or of a few, or of the many. The true forms ...
I knew that my vocation was found. I had received the call, and having done so, I was sure my work would be assigned me. Of some t ...
Justice in the hands of the powerful is merely a governing system like any other. Why call it justice? Let us rather call it injus ...
The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
We accept and welcome ... as conditions to which we must accommodate ourselves, great inequality of environment; the concentration ...
Sometimes I wonder why God ever trusts talent in the hands of women, they usually make such an infernal mess of it. I think He mus ...
There are two kinds of truth; the truth that lights the way and the truth that warms the heart. The first of these is science, and ...
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