Hisgoal is to imbuehiswaterfrontenclave with enoughcomplexity to provide a distilledversion of the greatmetropoliswithin this moatedsanctuary.
An immensemetropolis, likeLondon, is calculated to makemenselfish and uninteresting.
An immensemetropolis, likeLondon, is calculated to makemenselfish and uninteresting. … They present but the coldsuperficies of character—its rich and genialqualities have no time to be warmed into a flow.
But it is also a collection of villages, a ruralized metropolis where peoplelive by their wits and devices, cut off from the authorities, the law and ofteneach other.
The Dutchseat of government is not metropolis of Amsterdam but The Hague.
The all-sweepingbesom of societarian reformation—your only modern Alcides' club to rid the time of its abuses — is uplift with manyhanded sway to exterpate the lastflutteringtatters of the bugbearMendicity from the metropolis.