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We say nothing essential about the cathedral when we speak of its stones. We say nothing essential about Man when we seek to defin ...
War is not a true adventure. It is a mere ersatz. Where ties are established, where problems are set, where creation is stimulated ...
When the body sinks into death, the essense of man is revealed. Man is a knot, a web, a mesh into which relationships are tied. On ...
On a day of burial there is no perspective--for space itself is annihilated. Your dead friend is still a fragmentary being. The da ...
If France is to be judged, judge her not by the effects of her defeat but by her readiness to sacrifice herself.
What do we mean by setting a man free? You cannot free a man who dwells in a desert and is an unfeeling brute. There is no liberty ...
A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly accumulated in the course of centuries, elements difficult ...
What was my body to me? A kind of flunkey in my service. Let but my anger wax hot, my love grow exalted, my hatred collect in me, ...
Treason implies responsibility for something, control over something, influence upon something, knowledge of something. Treason in ...
Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him by the chains of gratitude, since it was not to him but to G ...
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