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In general a thing is romantic when, as Aristotle would say, it is wonderful rather than probable; in other words, when it violate ...
It is a life-and-death conflict between all those grand, universal, man-respecting principles which we call by the comprehensive t ...
Television was far more pervasive and radicalizing than printing had been. It was massive. When Riesman and others spoke of books, ...
Alas for the cripple Practice when it seeks to come up with the bird Theory, which flies before it. Try your design on the best sc ...
What I call middle-class society is any society that becomes rigidified in predetermined forms, forbidding all evolution, all gain ...
He lingered for some word she wouldn't say,
Said it at last himself, "Good-night," and then,
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They seldom looked happy. They passed one another without a word in the elevator, like silent shades in hell, hell-bent on their n ...
Yearning is the word that best describes a common psychological state shared by many of us, cutting across boundaries of race, cla ...
One might enumerate the items of high civilization, as it exists in other countries, which are absent from the texture of American ...
When we think offhand of a politician, we think of a man who works for a partial interest. At the worst it is his own pocket. At t ...
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