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When goose down is sent a thousand miles, the gift may be light but the sentiment is weighty.
Certainly fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swoln, and drowns things weighty and solid.
Greek is the embodiment of the fluent speech that runs or soars, the speech of a people which could not help giving winged feet to ...
The Sceptic being a lover of his kind, desires to cure by speech, as best he can, the self-conceit and rashness of the Dogmatists. ...
Egoism is the law of perspective as it applies to feelings, according to which what is closest to us appears to be large and weigh ...
The objections which have been brought against a standing army, and they are many and weighty, and deserve to prevail, may also at ...
Government is at best but an expedient; but most governments are usually, and all governments are sometimes, inexpedient. The obje ...
The telephone, which interrupts the most serious conversations and cuts short the most weighty observations, has a romance of its ...
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