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These pages reproduce me very imperfectly, and there are many things in me of which I find no trace in them. I suppose it is becau ...
Just as every conviction begins as a whim so does every emancipator serve his apprenticeship as a crank. A fanatic is a great lead ...
I review novels to make money, because it is easier for a sluggard to write an article a fortnight than a book a year, because the ...
Living more lives than one, knowing people of all classes, all shades of opinion, monarchists, republicans, socialists, anarchists ...
Byron's revealing line, "And if I laugh at any mortal thing, 'Tis that I may not weep," suggests that the comic sense is parasitic ...
Since philosophy is the exploration of the rational, it is for that very reason the apprehension of the present and the actual, no ...
I have desired to go
Where springs not fail,
To fields where flies no sharp and sided hail
And a few lilies blow.
On a very rough-and-ready basis we might define an eccentric as a man who is a law unto himself, and a crank as one who, having de ...
I don't like comparisons with football. Baseball is an entirely different game. You can watch a tight, well-played football game, ...
Cranks live by theory, not by pure desire. They want votes, peace, nuts, liberty, and spinning-looms not because they love these t ...
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