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Kindliness seems to exist primarily as an animal instinct, so deeply rooted that mental degeneracy, which works from the top down, ...
Every general increase of freedom is accompanied by some degeneracy, attributable to the same causes as the freedom.
The analogy between the mind and a computer fails for many reasons. The brain is constructed by principles that assure diversity a ...
It is the manners and spirit of a people which preserves a republic in vigour. A degeneracy in these is a canker which soon eats t ...
Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid. As a nation, we began by declaring that "all men are created equal." ...
There is nothing which I contemplate with greater Pleasure than the Dignity of Humane Nature, which often shows itself in all Cond ...
The village is the place to which the roads tend, a sort of expansion of the highway, as a lake of a river.... The word is from th ...
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