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[As teenager], the trauma of near-misses and almost- consequences usually brings us to our senses. We finally come down someplace ...
Though most of us don't hunt, our eyes are still the great monopolists of our senses. To taste or touch your enemy or your food, y ...
Now, since our condition accommodates things to itself, and transforms them according to itself, we no longer know things in their ...
Our Sight is the most perfect and most delightful of all our Senses. It fills the Mind with the largest Variety of Ideas, converse ...
It is certain and evident to our senses, that in the world some things are in motion. Now whatever is moved is moved by another... ...
The tranquility and peace that a scholar needs is something as sweet and exhilarating as love. Unspeakable joys are showered on us ...
The real essence, the internal qualities, and constitution of even the meanest object, is hid from our view; something there is in ...
A more problematic example is the parallel between the increasingly abstract and insubstantial picture of the physical universe wh ...
Such is the role of poetry. It unveils, in the strict sense of the word. It lays bare, under a light which shakes off torpor, the ...
We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory. Our senses are so many strings that are struck by surrounding objects and ...
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