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The child knows only that he engages in play because it is enjoyable. He isn't aware of his need to play--a need which has its sou ...
We delight in one knowable thing, which comprehends all that is knowable; in one apprehensible, which draws together all that can ...
Instead of killing and dying in order to produce the being that we are not, we have to live and let live in order to create what w ...
The private detective of fiction is a fantastic creation who acts and speaks like a real man. He can be completely realistic in ev ...
A child is not a salmon mousse. A child is a temporarily disabled and stunted version of a larger person, whom you will someday kn ...
I cannot often enough say, that a man is only a relative and representative nature. Each is a hint of the truth, but far enough fr ...
Music, theoretically considered, consists altogether of lines of tone. It more nearly resembles a picture or an architectural draw ...
The essence of the modern state is that the universal be bound up with the complete freedom of its particular members and with pri ...
Don't you drink? I notice you speak slightingly of the bottle. I have drunk since I was fifteen and few things have given me more ...
Perhaps man is the only being that can properly be called idle.
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