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The myth of Demeter and Persephone, then, illustrates the power of the Greek religion as a religion of pure ideas--of conceptions, ...
One of the oddest features of western Christianized culture is its ready acceptance of the myth of the stable family and the happy ...
Culture, then, is a study of perfection, and perfection which insists on becoming something rather than in having something, in an ...
Never tire yourself more than necessary, even if you have to found a culture on the fatigue of your bones.
Myth is neither a lie nor a confession: it is an inflexion.
A culture may be conceived as a network of beliefs and purposes in which any string in the net pulls and is pulled by the others, ...
As the twentieth century ends, commerce and culture are coming closer together. The distinction between life and art has been erod ...
Although the same exemplary figures are found in both and equally miraculous events occur in both, there is a crucial difference i ...
Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creat ...
The State has but one face for me: that of the police. To my eyes, all of the State's ministries have this single face, and I cann ...
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