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All the terrors of the French Republic, which held Austria in awe, were unable to command her diplomacy. But Napoleon sent to Vien ...
You are more than entitled not to know what the word 'performative' means. It is a new word and an ugly word, and perhaps it does ...
How often must I repeat, that I know or am conscious of my own being; and that I myself am not my ideas, but somewhat else, a thin ...
Science, after all, is only an expression for our ignorance of our own ignorance.
If your little savage were left to himself and be allowed to retain all his ignorance, he would in time join the infant's reasonin ...
If there is one realm in which it is essential to be sublime, it is in wickedness. You spit on a petty thief, but you can't deny a ...
What a hell of an economic system! Some are replete with everything while others, whose stomachs are no less demanding, whose hung ...
Bad company is as instructive as licentiousness. One makes up for the loss of one's innocence with the loss of one's prejudices.
Treat the cow kindly, boys; remember she's a lady--and a mother.
Truth exists. The sole purpose of this proposition is to assert the existence of truth against imbeciles and sceptics.
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