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I am not a literary man.... I am a man of science, and I am interested in that branch of Anthropology which deals with the history ...
I made him with these hands, and with these hands I'll destroy him.
Look, it's moving. It's alive, it's alive, it's alive. It's moving. It's alive, it's alive, it's alive, it's alive, it's alive!
Have you never wanted to do anything that was dangerous? Where should we be if nobody tried to find out what lies beyond? You neve ...
In so far as religion assumes the world to be directed by conscious agents who may be turned from their purpose by persuasion, it ...
The awe and dread with which the untutored savage contemplates his mother-in-law are amongst the most familiar facts of anthropolo ...
She's alive! Alive!
I've been cursed for delving into the mysteries of life. Perhaps death is sacred, and I've profaned it. Oh, what a wonderful visio ...
...expatriated Americans, even Henry James himself, have always seemed to me somewhat anchorless, rudderless, drifting before the ...
Henry Adams and Henry James invite obvious comparisons. Exact contemporaries on the American literary scene, both were beguiled by ...
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