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I have been too long acquainted with human nature to have great regard for human testimony; and a very great degree of probability ...
If Montaigne is a man in the prime of life sitting in his study on a warm morning and putting down the sum of his experience in hi ...
Newspapers had a different perceptual impact on the reader than the printed book. Unlike the linear development of a plot or an ar ...
It is only possible to succeed at second-rate pursuits--like becoming a millionaire or a prime minister, winning a war, seducing b ...
I blame the newspapers because every day they call our attention to insignificant things, while three or four times in our lives, ...
The truth is that Mozart, Pascal, Boolean algebra, Shakespeare, parliamentary government, baroque churches, Newton, the emancipati ...
Perhaps universal history is the history of the diverse intonation of some metaphors.
Single-mindedness is all very well in cows or baboons; in an animal claiming to belong to the same species as Shakespeare it is si ...
Morality is always the product of terror; its chains and strait-waistcoats are fashioned by those who dare not trust others, becau ...
A life-worshipper's philosophy is comprehensive.... He is at one moment a positivist and at another a mystic: now haunted by the t ...
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