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I hate vulgar realism in literature. The man who could call a spade a spade should be compelled to use one. It is the only thing h ...
It is a sad truth, but we have lost the faculty of giving lovely names to things. Names are everything. I never quarrel with actio ...
The criterion which we use to test the genuineness of apparent statements of fact is the criterion of verifyability. We say that a ...
Mahomet made the people believe that he would call a hill to him, and from the top of it offer up his prayers for the observers of ...
Parenting is not logical. If it were, we would never have to read a book, never need a family therapist, and never feel the urge t ...
Once before a man's kiss tasted like that. He was put away in a psycho ward. I got the same taste the first time Grant kissed me. ...
With this new way of providing a foundation for mathematics, which we may appropriately call a proof theory, I pursue a significan ...
... woman is frequently praised as the more "creative" sex. She does not need to make poems, it is argued; she has no drive to mak ...
What's in a name? That which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet.
A woman hostage
will call a young thief "hero"
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