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At the utmost, the active-minded young man should ask of his teacher only mastery of his tools. The young man himself, the subject ...
Firm, faithful, and devoted, full of energy and zeal, and truth, he labours for his race; he clears their painful way to improveme ...
History is nothing but a procession of false Absolutes, a series of temples raised to pretexts, a degradation of the mind before t ...
The great practical difference between the word, written or spoken, and the visual image is that we cannot read the former unless ...
Women endure all sorts of devitalizing conditions better than men: starvation, exposure, fatigue, shock, illness, and the like. Th ...
Today, the degradation of the inner life is symbolized by the fact that the only place sacred from interruption is the private toi ...
Reckoned physiologically, everything ugly weakens and afflicts man. It recalls decay, danger, impotence; he actually suffers a los ...
Every man who is not for us in this prolonged struggle for liberty is responsible for the present degradation of the mothers of th ...
The whole bank, which is from twenty to forty feet high, is sometimes overlaid with a mass of this kind of foliage, or sandy ruptu ...
Talent isn't genius, and no amount of energy can make it so. I want to be great, or nothing. I won't be a commonplace dauber, so I ...
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