descriptive-clause quotes

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To suppose that "I know" is a descriptive phrase, is only one example of the descriptive fallacy, so common in philosophy. Even if ...
Long ago I added to the true old adage of "What is everybody's business is nobody's business," another clause which, I think, more ...
Well, the wedding is over, the good folks are joined for better for worse--a shocking clause that!--'tis preparing one to lead a l ...
In the learned journal, in the influential newspaper, I discern no form; only some irresponsible shadow; oftener some monied corpo ...
Science is analytical, descriptive, informative. Man does not live by bread alone, but by science he attempts to do so. Hence the ...
The clause which lived twenty-four hours in the Alabama Constitution, granting to taxpaying women owning $500 worth of property th ...
A servant with this clause
Makes drudgery divine:
Who sweeps a room as for Thy laws
Makes that and th' action fine.
One of the most important things, to my mind, in English style is word-order. For us, the most emphatic place in a clause or sente ...
Both art and physics are unique forms of language. Each has a specialized lexicon of symbols that is used in a distinctive syntax. ...
Acts themselves alone are history.... Tell me the acts, O historian, and leave me to reason upon them as I please; away with your ...
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