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The great word Evolution had not yet, in 1860, made a new religion of history, but the old religion had preached the same doctrine ...
That man is a creature who needs order yet yearns for change is the creative contradiction at the heart of the laws which structur ...
If a person is capable of rectifying his erroneous judgments in the light of new evidence he is not prejudiced. Prejudgments becom ...
It is ... axiomatic that we should all think of ourselves as being more sensitive than other people because, when we are insensiti ...
What I claim is to live to the full the contradiction of my time, which may well make sarcasm the condition of truth.
I believe that truth has only one face: that of a violent contradiction.
There is a line among the fragments of the Greek poet Archilochus which says: "The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows o ...
An unconscious consciousness is no more a contradiction in terms than an unseen case of seeing.
Absolute justice is achieved by the suppression of all contradiction: therefore it destroys freedom.
Abject flattery and indiscriminate assentation degrade, as much as indiscriminate contradiction and noisy debate disgust. But a mo ...
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