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Essays, Speeches and Other Short Works
Origins of Phrases
"It doesn't have to be long to be memorable. This is a blend of some 'short' moments in both history and literature."
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This author is famous for his 'Confessions of an English Opium Eater'.
This famous essayist was known as 'Elia'.
John Stuart Mill
Guy De Maupassant
James Thurber, famous humorist, wrote about this 'murder mystery'.
This writer wrote on 'Democracy in America'.
'No one not in my situation can appreciate my feeling of sadness at this parting'. Who said it?
This presidential candidate was famous for his 'cross of gold' speech.
William Jennings Bryan
John C. Breckinridge
One famous speech included the phrase 'Ich bin ein Berliner'. Who made the speech?
This president spoke about the need for a 'return to normalcy'.
'If you believe in an independent destiny for America, if you believe this country should not enter a war in Europe, we ask you to join the 'America First' Committee' ... Who said it?
'A good man who saw wrong and tried to right it ...'. Who is being described?
Martin Luther King
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