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Writers must fortify themselves with pride and egotism as best they can. The process is analogous to using sandbags and loose timb ...
If thinking is like perceiving, it must be either a process in which the soul is acted upon by what is capable of being thought, o ...
A man needs no arguments to make him discern and approve what is beautiful: it strikes at first sight, and attracts without a reas ...
The information links are like nerves that pervade and help to animate the human organism. The sensors and monitors are analogous ...
When we study human language, we are approaching what some might call the 'human essence,' the distinctive qualities of mind that ...
The core problem of human language ... I take to be this: having mastered a language, one is able to understand an indefinite numb ...
It has become the custom in our country to expect all Chief Executives, from the President down, to conduct activities analogous t ...
Children and savages use only nouns or names of things, which they convert into verbs, and apply to analogous mental acts.
The triumphs of peace have been in some proximity to war. Whilst the hand was still familiar with the sword-hilt, whilst the habit ...
What is it that distinguishes man from animals? It is not his upright posture. That was present in the apes long before the brain ...
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