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I will not adopt that ungenerous and impolitic custom so common with novel writers, of degrading by their contemptuous censure the ...
Preschool children are more sophisticated than toddlers.... Your goal as a parent is to nurture the child's desire to be a self-st ...
If surrealism ever comes to adopt a particular line of moral conduct, it has only to accept the discipline that Picasso has accept ...
The best philosophical attitude to adopt towards the world is a union of the sarcasm of gaiety with the indulgence of contempt.
Between a sign and the thing it signifies there is the fixed, determined relationship of cause and effect. We see this in the case ...
Many young people adopt pleasures for which they have not the least taste, only because they are called by that name.... You must ...
The best way to compel weak-minded people to adopt our opinion, is to frighten them from all others, by magnifying their danger.
It might easily be made a physical impossibility for criminals, hereditary paupers, imbeciles, profligates, and others suffering f ...
...every woman who has any margin of time or money to spare should adopt some one public interest, some philanthropic undertaking, ...
Old among the young, poor among the rich, I adopt an air of indefinable superiority.
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