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Large department stores, with their luxuriant abundance of canned goods, foods, and clothing, are like the primary landscape and t ...
This ripe rebuke, this burgeoning affluence
Mocks me and mocks the desert of my bed.
In any country where talent and virtue produce no advancement, money will be the national god. Its inhabitants will either have to ...
A pool is, for many of us in the West, a symbol not of affluence but of order, of control over the uncontrollable. A pool is water ...
We devastate them unreligiously,
And coldly ask their pottage, not their love.
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You will belong to that minority which, according to current Washington doctrine, must be protected in its affluence lest its ener ...
The City of New York is currently undergoing a grave experiment that affects the comfort and, on occasion, the safety of even the ...
Slumism is the pent-up anger of people living on the outside of affluence. Slumism is decay of structure and deterioration of the ...
The most remarkable aspect of the transition we are living through is not so much the passage from want to affluence as the passag ...
There is no great religious leader--from the Buddha to Moses to Jesus to Mohammed to Luther--who offered people what they want. On ...
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