For 50 years my father worked for the railroad.
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We're all told that people are busy, and have short attention spans, and yet these stories are so marvelous, and really ought to be read.
The camera cannot lie, but it can be an accessory to untruth.
The purpose of the book is to see what happened to America both to the people in it, and to its relationships with the rest of the world.
Throughout America's young history there has been a necessary tension between the individual and the group.
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You must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing.
We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with playthings.
F. H. Bradley