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[On Harvard President Charles William Eliot's lamentation that the average Harvard graduate had fewer than two children:] That is ...
On no work of words now for three lean months in the bloody
Belly of the rich year and the big purse of my body
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A man at work, making something which he feels will exist because he is working at it and wills it, is exercising the energies of ...
... when we shall have our amendment to the Constitution of the United States, everyone will think it was always so, just exactly ...
How marvellous it all is! Built not by saints and angels, but the work of men's hands; cemented with men's honest blood and with a ...
As yesterday and the historical ages are past, as the work of today is present, so some flitting perspectives and demi-experiences ...
It belongs to the humanity of a master to warn his pupil about himself.
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left.
If we notice a few errors in the work of a proven master, we may and even will often be correct; if we believe, however, that he i ...
The pursuit of peace resembles the building of a great cathedral. It is the work of a generation. In concept it requires a master- ...
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