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The great question which in all ages has disturbed mankind, and brought on them the greatest part of those mischiefs which have ru ...
South Africa used to seem so far away. Then it came home to me. It began to signify the meaning of white hatred here. That was wha ...
Our tradition of political thought had its definite beginning in the teachings of Plato and Aristotle. I believe it came to a no l ...
Nor was civil society founded merely to preserve the lives of its members; but that they might live well: for otherwise a state mi ...
Your letter is come; it came indeed twelve lines ago, but I
could not stop to acknowledge it before, & I am glad it did not ...
One certainly has a soul; but how it came to allow itself to be enclosed in a body is more than I can imagine. I only know if once ...
Each blade of grass has its spot on earth whence it draws its life, its strength; and so is man rooted to the land from which he d ...
Myth shows human life arising out of chaos, cannibalism, and incest. Will it go back the way it came?
I revere the memory of Mr. F. as an estimable man and most indulgent husband, only necessary to mention Asparagus and it appeared ...
Among the multitude of scholars and authors, we feel no hallowing presence; we are sensible of a knack and skill rather than of in ...
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