class oriented ring associated language quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
I know that I will always be expected to have extra insight into black texts--especially texts by black women. A working-class Jew ...
For thousands of years human beings have communicated with one another first in the language of dress. Long before I am near enoug ...
I am both a public and a private school boy myself, having always changed schools just as the class in English in the new school w ...
Before I knew that I was Jewish or a girl I knew that I was a member of the working class. At a time when I had not yet grasped th ...
There is ... a class of fancies, of exquisite delicacy, which are not thoughts, and to which, as yet, I have found it absolutely i ...
We believe that Carlyle has, after all, more readers, and is better known to-day for this very originality of style, and that post ...
For a large class of cases--though not for all--in which we employ the word "meaning" it can be defined thus: the meaning of a wor ...
Certainly, then, ordinary language is not the last word: in
principle it can everywhere be supplemented and improved upon, an
...
In the history of human inquiry, philosophy has the place of the initial central sun, seminal and tumultuous; from time to time it ...
To suppose that "I know" is a descriptive phrase, is only one example of the descriptive fallacy, so common in philosophy. Even if ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help