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My dream of politics all my life has been that it is the common business, that it is something we owe to each other to understand ...
No one lives in this room
without confronting the whiteness of the wall
...
We have really everything in common with America nowadays, except, of course, language.
To suppose that "I know" is a descriptive phrase, is only one example of the descriptive fallacy, so common in philosophy. Even if ...
The common faults of American language are an ambition of effect, a want of simplicity, and a turgid abuse of terms.
The common behavior of mankind is the system of reference by means of which we interpret an unknown language.
But wise men pierce this rotten diction and fasten words again to visible things; so that picturesque language is at once a comman ...
If when a businessman speaks of minority employment, or air pollution, or poverty, he speaks in the language of a certified public ...
Since I am upon this Subject, I must observe that our English Poets have succeeded much better in the Stile, than in the Sentiment ...
It is clearly better that property should be private, but the use of it common; and the special business of the legislator is to c ...
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