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In the history of the United States, there is no continuity at all. You can cut through it anywhere and nothing on this side of th ...
What is saved in the cinema when it achieves art is a spontaneous continuity with all mankind. It is not an art of the princes or ...
History is not a book, arbitrarily divided into chapters, or a drama chopped into separate acts: it has flowed forward. Rome is a ...
By this unprincipled facility of changing the state as often, and as much, and in as many ways as there are floating fancies or fa ...
The state of society is one in which the members have suffered amputation from the trunk, and strut about so many walking monsters ...
There is a sort of myth of History that philosophers have.... History for philosophers is some sort of great, vast continuity in w ...
If you live in Europe ... things change ... but continuity never seems to break. You don't have to throw the past away.
Libraries are reservoirs of strength, grace and wit, reminders of order, calm and continuity, lakes of mental energy, neither warm ...
If you associate enough with older people who do enjoy their lives, who are not stored away in any golden ghettos, you will gain a ...
I don't avoid pain by not remembering something; I try to remember.... Memory is empowering, and it's what gives you your sense of ...
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