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Intuitive cognition of a thing is cognition that enables us to know whether the thing exists or does not exist, in such a way that ...
An illiterate king is a crowned ass.
A plurality should not be asserted without necessity.
I think people really marry far too much; it is such a lottery after all, and for a poor woman a very doubtful happiness.
I positively think that ladies who are always enceinte quite disgusting; it is more like a rabbit or guinea-pig than anything else ...
A marriage is no amusement but a solemn act, and generally a sad one.
It is vain to do with more what can be done with less.
First it must be known that only a spoken word or a conventional sign is an equivocal or univocal term; therefore a mental content ...
Do you know I believe that [William Jennings] Bryan will force his nomination on the Democrats again. I believe he will either do ...
When the history of this period is written, [William Jennings] Bryan will stand out as one of the most remarkable men of his gener ...
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