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- Agamemnon, l. 179
- “The Lesson for Today,” A Witness Tree (1942)
- Nobel prize acceptance speech (10 Dec 1962)
- “In Search of a Majority,” Speech, Kalamazoo…
- “Hallowed Ground” (1825)
- “The Triumph of Stupidity” (10 May 1933)
- “Get a Knife, Get a Dog, but Get Rid of Guns,”…
- “Wealth and Poverty,” Speech, National Policy…
- Moral Essays, “On Tranquility of Mind [De…
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- 6-Jul-15 - Chamblee54 on Letter to Benjamin Rush (1812).
- 4-Jul-15 - "We hold these truths to be sacred & undeniable; that all men are created equal & independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent & inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, & liberty, & the pur on Declaration of Independence, “Original Rough Draught” (Jun 1776).
- 18-Jun-15 - (Attributed) | WIST on Letter to Robert Hooke (5 Feb 1676).
- 9-Jun-15 - Chamblee54 on “The Coolidge Buncombe” (6 Oct 1924).
- 3-Jun-15 - Chamblee54 on Letter to Edward Livingston (10 Jul 1822).
- 27-May-15 - Dave on “Wealth and Poverty,” Speech, National Policy Committee on Pockets of Poverty (13 Dec 1963).
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