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The future is an opaque mirror. Anyone who tries to look into it sees nothing but the dim outlines of an old and worried face.
Perhaps the best thing which can be said about newspapers in the United States is that they are in chronic disagreement with each other. That is what is meant by a free press.
A newspaper is lumber made malleable. It is ink made into words and pictures. It is conceived, born, grows up and dies of old age in a day.
A good writer is not per se a good book critic. No more than a good drunk is automatically a good bartender.
Archaeology sounds like dull sport in five syllables. It isn't. It's the Peeping Tom of the sciences. It is the sandbox of men who care not where they are going: they merely want to know where everyone else has been.
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Nothing to be done really about animals. Anything you do looks foolish.…It's almost as if we were put here on earth to show how silly they aren't.
November 21, 1907
July 26, 1987
James Alonzo "Jim" Bishop was an American journalist and author who wrote the bestselling book The Day Lincoln was Shot.
The Day Christ Died (1957)
The day Lincoln was shot (1955)
The day Kennedy was shot (1968)
The Day Christ was Born (1977)
The golden ham (1956)
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