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The reason Milton wrote in fetters when he wrote of Angels & God, and at liberty when of Devils & Hell, is because he was a true P ...
He wrote in prison, not a History of the World, like Raleigh, but an American book which I think will live longer than that. I do ...
GOETHE, raised o'er joy and strife,
Drew the firm lines of Fate and Life,
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What strikes one about the Autobiography is its complete lack of sentimentality. Franklin had a pronounced character which he pres ...
Circumstantial evidence is occasionally very convincing, as when you find a trout in the milk, to quote Thoreau's example.
Poetry is what is lost in translation.
If we could sniff or swallow something that would, for five or six hours each day, abolish our solitude as individuals, atone us w ...
Gossip is news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress.
You want to be free and break new ground, speak your mind, fear no man, have the neighbours acknowledge that you're a good man; an ...
It was easy to see how upsetting it would be if women began to love freely where love came to them. An abyss would open in the pri ...
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