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No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.


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The excessive regard of parents for their children, and their dislike of other people's is, like class feeling, patriotism, save-your-soul-ism, and other virtues, a mean exclusiveness at bottom.
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If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone.
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What of the faith and fire within us Men who march away Ere the barncocks say Night is growing gray, Leaving all that here can win us
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You can do anything with bayonets except sit on them.
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Her step's mechanic ways
Had lost the life of May's;
Her laugh, once sweet in swell,
Spoilt Amabel.
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There was a change in Boldwood's exterior from its former impassibleness and his face showed that he was now living outside his defences for the first time, and with a fearful sense of exposure.
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