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In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men ... you must first enable the government to control the govern ...
Cinema is the culmination of the obsessive, mechanistic male drive in western culture. The movie projector is an Apollonian straig ...
Every sacred book, successively, has been accepted in the faith that it was to be the final resting-place of the sojourning soul; ...
I have cultivated my hysteria with pleasure and terror.
We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forget ...
On the day when a young writer corrects his first proof-sheet he is as proud as a schoolboy who has just got his first dose of pox ...
For the merchant, even honesty is a financial speculation.
The dandy should aspire to be uninterruptedly sublime. He should live and sleep in front of a mirror.
True Civilization does not lie in gas, nor in steam, nor in turn-tables. It lies in the reduction of the traces of original sin.
Every idea is endowed of itself with immortal life, like a human being. All created form, even that which is created by man, is im ...
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