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Numbers are the product of counting. Quantities are the product of measurement. This means that numbers can conceivably be accurat ...
When any relationship is characterized by difference, particularly a disparity in power, there remains a tendency to model it on t ...
The caretaking has to be done. "Somebody's got to be the mommy." Individually, we underestimate this need, and as a society we mak ...
Traditionally in American society, men have been trained for both competition and teamwork through sports, while women have been r ...
Orthodox Judaism is a thicket of detailed injunctions, Biblical commandments elaborated during centuries of prohibited proselytizi ...
I must have women--there is nothing unbends the mind like them.
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed,
By keeping men off, you keep them on.
If love the virgin's heart invade,
How, like a moth, the simple maid
Still plays about the flame!
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot or a stain but what it can take out.
Do you think your mother and I should have lived comfortably so long together, if ever we had been married? Baggage!
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