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Even though I had let them choose their own socks since babyhood, I was only beginning to learn to trust their adult judgment.. . ...
I am dead against art's being self-expression. I see an inherent failure in any story which fails to detach itself from the author ...
An old thing becomes new if you detach it from what usually surrounds it.
Boredom strives to detach, but finds itself stuck.
I don't think that the flesh is necessarily treacherous, evil, bad. It is cantankerous, and it is independent. The idea of indepen ...
For you, o broker, there is no other principle but arithmetic. For me, commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of charac ...
The ingenuity of man has always been dedicated to the solution of one problem,--how to detach the sensual sweet, the sensual stron ...
Is not prayer also a study of truth,--a sally of the soul into the unfound infinite? No man ever prayed heartily, without learning ...
The genius of the Platonists, is intoxicating to the student, yet how few particulars of it can I detach from all their books.
The things we now esteem fixed shall, one by one, detach themselves, like ripe fruit, from our experience, and fall. The wind shal ...
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