"Great men, even during their lifetime, are
usually known to the
public only through a fictitious personality." - Walter
My kind of loyalty is loyalty
to country, not to institutions or officeholders.
The country is the
real thing, the substantial thing, the eternal thing; it is the thing to
watch over, and care for, and be loyal to;
extraneous, they are its mere
clothing, and clothing can wear out, become ragged, cease to be
comfortable, cease to protect the body
religions ... there was never
a country where the majority of
the people were in their secret
hearts loyal to any of these
wisdom, and the end of
philosophy is to
proportion wants to possessions,
ambitions to our capacities, we
will then be a happy and a
The political and
commercial morals of America are
not merely food for laughter,
they are an entire
"It was not altogether a matter of the lavender
trousers, nor yet the straw hat with its bright silk band. The change was
somewhere, far in the interior of Henry. But there was no cakewalk hyperbole in
it. He was simply a quiet, well-bred gentleman of position, wealth, and other
necessary achievements out for an evening stroll, and he had
never washed a wagon in his life." - Stephen Crane Our
Negroes in America have several ways
of entertaining themselves which are not found among the whites anywhere.
Among these inventions of theirs is
one which is particularly popular with
It is a competition in elegant deportment.
They hire a
hall and bank the spectators' seats in rising tiers along the two sides,
leaving all the middle stretch of the floor free. A cake is provided as a prize
for the winner in the competition, and a bench of experts in deportment is
appointed to award it.
Sometimes there are as
many as fifty contestants, male and
female, and five hundred spectators.
One at a time the contestants enter, clothed regardless of expense in what each
considers the perfection of
style and taste, and walk down the vacant central
space and back again with critical eyes on them.
All that the competitor desire of fine airs and graces he throws into
his carriage, all desire of seductive expression he throws into his
He may use all the helps he can devise:
watch-chain to twirl with
his fingers, cane to do graceful things with, snowy handkerchief to flourish
and get artful effects out of, shiny new stovepipe hat to assist in his courtly
bows; and the colored lady may have a fan to work up her effects with, and
smile over and blush behind, and she may add help, according to her
the review by individual detail is
over, a grand review of all the contestants in procession follows, with all the
airs and graces and all the bowings and smirkings on exhibition at once, and
this enables the bench of experts to make the necessary comparisons and arrive
at a verdict.
competitor gets the prize
which I have before mentioned, and an abundance of applause and
envy along with it. The Negroes have a name for
this grave deportment-tournament; a name taken from the prize contended for.
They call it a cakewalk.
"In the US cotton states,
after the war the Jew set
up shop on the plantation,
supplied all the
Negroes' wants on credit, and at the end of the season was the proprietor
of the Negro's share of the present crop and part of the next one.
The Jew is being legislated out
The reason is not concealed.
The movement was instituted because
the Christian peasant stood no chance against his commercial abilities.
The Jew was always ready to
lend on a crop.
When settlement day came, the Jew owned the crop;
the next year he owned the
In the England
of John's time everybody got into debt to the Jews.
all lucrative enterprises into
was the King of Commerce. He had to be banished from the realm.
like reasons, Spain
had to banish the Jew 400 years ago, and
Austria a couple of centuries
In all ages
Christian Europe has been obliged to curtail his activities.
entered upon a trade, the Christian had to retire from it.
If he set up as a doctor,
he took the business.
If he exploited agriculture, the
other farmers had to get at
The law had to
step in to save the Christian from the poor-house.
Even bereft of
employments the Jews found ways to make
history has a most sordid and practical commercial look.
Religious prejudices may account for
one part of it, but not for the other nine.
Protestants have persecuted Catholics - but
they did not take their livelihoods away from them.
Catholics have persecuted
Protestants - but they never closed agriculture and the
handicrafts against them.
I am convinced that the
persecution of the Jews is not
in any large degree due to religious
No, the Jew is a
money-getter. He made it
the end and aim of his life.
The Jew was at it in Rome. He has
been at it ever since.
success has made the whole human race his enemy.
You will say that the Jew is
everywhere numerically feeble.
People told me that they had reasons to suspect
that for business reasons, many Jews did not report themselves as Jews.
I am strongly of the
opinion that we have an immense Jew population in America.
I am assured by
men competent to speak that the Jews are exceedingly active in politics." -
Mark Twain 1899
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