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The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion--these are the most valuable coin of the t ...
As deaths have accumulated I have begun to think of life and death as a set of balance scales. When one is young, the scale is hea ...
All of women's aspirations--whether for education, work, or any form of self-determination--ultimately rest on their ability to de ...
... most bereaved souls crave nourishment more tangible than prayers: they want a steak. What is more, they need a steak. Preferab ...
The hearts that would have given their blood like water,
Beat heavily beyond the Atlantic roar.
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Down went the owners--greedy men whom hope of gain allured:
Oh, dry the starting tear, for they were heavily insured.
And down in fathoms many went the captain and the crew;
Down went the owners--greedy men whom hope of gain
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The contention that a standing army and navy is the best security of peace is about as logical as the claim that the most peaceful ...
The central paradox of motherhood is that while our children become the absolute center of our lives, they must also push us back ...
Progress everywhere today does seem to come so very heavily disguised as Chaos.
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