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America had no use for Adams because he was eighteenth-century, and yet it worshipped Grant because he was archaic and should have ...
The discussion of the whole problem of technology ... has been strangely led astray through an all-too-exclusive concentration upo ...
Admittedly, a homosexual can be conditioned to react sexually to a woman, or to an old boot for that matter. In fact, both homo- a ...
Our minds can go no further. The human imagination is capable of no further expression of beauty than the carved owl of Athene, th ...
The gaze implies a concentration of the spectator's activity into that of looking, the glance implies that no extraordinary effort ...
Popular art is normally decried as vulgar by the cultivated people of its time; then it loses favor with its original audience as ...
The female of the genus homo is economically dependent on the male. He is her food supply.
... beauty, like ecstasy, has always been hostile to the commonplace. And the commonplace, under its popular label of the normal, ...
The clause which lived twenty-four hours in the Alabama Constitution, granting to taxpaying women owning $500 worth of property th ...
Regna regnis lupi, The State is a wolf unto the State. It is not a pessimistic lamentation like the old homo homini lupus [Man is ...
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