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For Hades is mighty in calling men to account below the earth, and with a mind that records in tablets he surveys all things.
Man himself is an enigma in motion; his questions never stay asked; whereas the mold, the footprint, and by natural extension, the ...
A man who keeps a diary pays,
Due toll to many tedious days;
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The vines of her arms
didn't cling to the ends of his clothes,
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The criterion which we use to test the genuineness of apparent statements of fact is the criterion of verifyability. We say that a ...
My confessions are shameless. I confess, but do not repent. The fact is, my confessions are prompted, not by ethical motives, but ...
The camera relieves us of the burden of memory. It surveys us like God, and it surveys for us. Yet no other god has been so cynica ...
Human visual perception is a far more complex and selective process than that by which a film records. Nevertheless the camera len ...
Upon the whole I am inclined to think that the far greater part, if not all of those difficulties, which have hitherto amused phil ...
Nothing can be more contemptible than to suppose Public RECORDS to be true.
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