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Thoughts on Shakespeare

Thoughts and reflections on William Shakespeare

The most sensible people to be met with in society are men of business and of the world, who argue from what they see and know, instead of spinning cobweb distinctions of what things ought to be. Women have often more of what is called good sense then men. They … Continue reading

Guy Fawkes story

The Gunpowder Plot conspirators

A desperate disease requires a dangerous remedy. Guy Fawkes Guy Fawkes is not dead, he is living inside our minds and our souls with his ideas and our hopes. Carl William Brown Remember, remember, the 5th of November The Gunpowder Treason and plot; I know of no reason why Gunpowder … Continue reading

Quotes on the English Language

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves. John Locke We all live in a small unique world, that’s why we need at least one sole common language. Carl … Continue reading

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