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The American mind exasperated the European as a buzz-saw might exasperate a pine-forest. The English mind disliked the French mind ...
We envy not the warmer clime, that lies
In ten degrees of more indulgent skies,
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Your Englishman, confronted by something abnormal will always pretend that it isn't there. If he can't pretend that, he will look ...
Patriotism is a lively sense of collective responsibility. Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on its own dunghill and calling for ...
If American has points of inferiority to English, they are merely matters of degree; if the Americans are, as Oliver Wendell Holme ...
Men, my dear, are very queer animals, a mixture of horse- nervousness, ass-stubbornness, and camel-malice--with an angel bobbing a ...
One has often wondered whether upon the whole earth there is anything so unintelligent, so unapt to perceive how the world is real ...
Surely the one thing needful for a Christian and an Englishman to study is Christian and moral and political philosophy, and then ...
Why doesn't the United States take over the monarchy and unite with England? England does have important assets. Naturally the lon ...
It was a sweet view--sweet to the eye and the mind. British verdure, British culture, British comfort, seen under a sun bright, wi ...
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