God be thanked for books; they are the voices of the distant and the d >>
We smile at the ignorance of the savage who cuts down the tree in orde >>
All noble enthusiasms pass through a feverish stage, and grow wiser an >>
It is not, truly speaking, the labor that is divided; but the men: div >>
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No man receives the full culture of a man in whom the sensibility to the beautiful is not cherished; and there is no condition of life from which it should be excluded. Of all luxuries this is the cheapest, and the most at hand, and most important to those conditions where coarse labor tends to give grossness to the mind.