Nathaniel Hawthorne: Heroic world

A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.” 

—Nathaniel Hawthorne. 

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Nathaniel Hawthorne: Two-faced

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No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be true. –Nathaniel Hawthorne, writer (1804-1864)

 

 

Nathaniel Hawthorne: Words

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Words – so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them. –Nathaniel Hawthorne, writer (1804-1864).