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How truly does this journal contain my real and undisguised thoughts--I always write it according to the humour I am in, and if a ...
We used chamber-pots a good deal.... My mother ... loved to repeat: "When did the queen reign over China?" This whimsical and harm ...
A poet is no rattlebrain, saying what comes uppermost, and, because he says every thing, saying, at last, something good; but a he ...
Gentlemen, I did not seek this command, but since it's been assigned me, I intend to make this regiment the best on the frontier. ...
There are other, savager and more primeval aspects of nature than our poets have sung. It is only white man's poetry. Homer and Os ...
I sat up during the evening, reading by the light of the fire the scraps of newspapers in which some party had wrapped their lunch ...
There are too many coy books full of talking animals, whimsical children, and condescending adults. (Some of the most famous anima ...
I shall christen this style the Mandarin, since it is beloved by literary pundits, by those who would make the written word as unl ...
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