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In the midst of life we are in debt.
God gives us our relatives--thank God we can choose our friends.
There is no necessary connection between the important events of a life and the records of it that have been preserved in memory, ...
Each religion is a brave guess at the authorship of Hamlet. Yet, as far as the play goes does it make any difference whether Shake ...
Whereas Freud was for the most part concerned with the morbid effects of unconscious repression, Jung was more interested in the m ...
Failing to divide its social chromosomes and split up into new cells, each bearing some portion of the original inheritance, the c ...
The clock, not the steam-engine, is the key-machine of the modern industrial age.
Today, the notion of progress in a single line without goal or limit seems perhaps the most parochial notion of a very parochial c ...
Sport in the sense of a mass-spectacle, with death to add to the underlying excitement, comes into existence when a population has ...
War is the supreme drama of a completely mechanized society.
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