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Only in Britain could it be thought a defect to be "too clever by half." The probability is that too many people are too stupid by ...
If I have a defect
It's a wish to comply
And see as I'm bid.
In every dualistic system, and especially in that of Kant, the fundamental defect makes itself visible in the inconsistency of uni ...
Mixed dinner parties of ladies and gentlemen ... are very rare, which is a great defect in the society; not only as depriving them ...
A sophistical rhetorician, inebriated with the exuberance of his own verbosity, and gifted with an egotistical imagination that ca ...
Excellence or virtue is a settled disposition of the mind that determines our choice of actions and emotions and consists essentia ...
It is to be lamented that the principle of national has had very little nourishment in our country, and, instead, has given place ...
Simplicity is a pleasant thing in children, or at any age, but it is not necessarily admirable, nor is affectation altogether a th ...
There is, I think, no point in the philosophy of progressive education which is sounder than its emphasis upon the importance of t ...
It is said, no man can write but one book; and if a man have a defect, it is apt to leave its impression on all his performances.
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