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It's a queer sensation, this secret belief that one stands on the brink of the world's greatest catastrophe. For it means the fall ...
I myself spent nine years in an insane asylum and I never had the obsession of suicide, but I know that each conversation with a p ...
For to know nothing is nothing, not to want to know anything likewise, but to be beyond knowing anything, to know you are beyond k ...
The contrast between Leonardo and Michelangelo is an allegory of the arts of modern times. Leonardo left copious notes of his obse ...
There is a wonderful, but neglected precision in these words. The old English noun "travel" (in the sense of a journey) was origin ...
When I read of the vain discussions of the present day about the Virgin Birth and other old dogmas which belong to the past, I fee ...
The wisest among us is very lucky never to have met the woman, be she beautiful or ugly, intelligent or stupid, who could drive hi ...
As soon as beauty is sought, not from religion and love, but for pleasure, it degrades the seeker.
But lest I should mislead any when I have my own head and obey my whims, let me remind the reader that I am only an experimenter. ...
The best conversation is rare. Society seems to have agreed to treat fictions as realities, and realities as fictions; and the sim ...
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