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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 ...
When I consider the Question, Whether there are such Persons in the World as those we call Witches? my Mind is divided between the ...
I don't wanna live in a city where the only cultural advantage is that you can make a right turn on a red light.
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Men are not to be told anything they might find too painful; the secret depths of human nature, the sordid physicalities, might ov ...
For this reason I think it might be better to use, for this way of doing philosophy, some less misleading name than those given ab ...
Analogies between the stage and the screen assume that they deal with the same material. But they don't. The material of the scree ...
The technological landscape of the present day has enfranchised its own electorates--the inhabitants of marketing zones in the con ...
By contrast with history, evolution is an unconscious process. Another, and perhaps a better way of putting it would be to say tha ...
The advantage man enjoys, which makes itself felt from his childhood, is that his vocation as a human being in no way runs counter ...
There are evils ... that have the ability to survive identification and go on for ever ... money, for instance, or war.
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