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Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Uncomprehending when they have heard, they are like the deaf. The saying describes them: though present they are absent.
A lifetime [or, eternity] is a child playing, playing checkers; the kingdom belongs to a child.
There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman.
See what a grace was seated on this brow:
Hyperion's curls, the front of Jove himself,
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O my soul's joy,
If after every tempest come such calms,
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A tragedy, then, is the imitation of an action that is serious and also, as having magnitude, complete in itself; in language with ...
The second [of Zeno's arguments about motion] is the one called "Achilles." This is to the effect that the slowest as it runs will ...
We should not leave Shopping World without questioning our initial assumption, that here we are in the modern agora. The agora of ...
If we are related, we shall meet. It was a tradition of the ancient world, that no metamorphosis could hide a god from a god; and ...
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