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Social and scientific progress are assured, sir, once our great system of postpossession payments is in operation, not the install ...
Frances Stevens: Mother, this is why I've had to spend half my life running around the world after you--to keep men like this away ...
Bourbon's the only drink. You can take all that champagne stuff and pour it down the English Channel. Well, why wait 80 years befo ...
[My daughter] says she wants to marry a rich man, so she can have a Porsche. My rejoinder always is: Go out and get rich yourself, ...
The unique eludes us; yet we remain faithful to the ideal of it; and in spite of sense and of our merely abstract thinking, it bec ...
Man you can define; but the true essence of any man, say, for instance, of Abraham Lincoln, remains the endlessly elusive and myst ...
I teach at Harvard that the world and the heavens, and the stars are all real, but not so damned real, you see.
A self is, by its very essence, a being with a past. One must look lengthwise backwards in the stream of time in order to see the ...
Only the more uncompromising of the mystics still seek for knowledge in a silent land of absolute intuition, where the intellect f ...
Philosophers have actually devoted themselves, in the main, neither to perceiving the world, nor to spinning webs of conceptual th ...
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