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Learning is, in too many cases, but a foil to common sense; a substitute for true knowledge. Books are less often made use of as " ...
"Tall tales" were told of the sociability of the Texans, one even going so far as to picture a member of the Austin colony forcing ...
No it is better not. She would only ask me to take a message to Albert.
In one notable instance, where the United States Army and a hundred years of persuasion failed, a highway has succeeded. The Semin ...
Reporters for tabloid newspapers beat a path to the park entrance each summer when the national convention of nudists is held, but ...
Alexander Woollcott broadcasts the story of the wife who returned a dog to the Seeing Eye with this note attached: "I am sending t ...
If I have a defect
It's a wish to comply
And see as I'm bid.
You don't hit a child when you want him to stop hitting. You don't yell at a children to get them to stop yelling. Or spit at a ch ...
The job for us is to develop a way to teach children without demanding instant perfection or without giving in to every whim.
I envy neither the heart nor the head of any legislator who has been born to an inheritance of privileges, who has behind him ages ...
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