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He is gone, but his shadow still stands over all of us. It still dictates to us and we, very often, obey.
This age-old truth I to thee impart
Act according to the dictates of your art
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... the movie woman's world is designed to remind us that a woman may live in a mansion, an apartment, or a yurt, but it's all the ...
The liberated man is not the one who is freed in his ideal reality, his inner truth, or his transparency; he is the man who change ...
Addison writes with the ease of a gentleman. His readers fancy that a wise and accomplished companion is talking to them; so that ...
In chess we find several quite crisp distinctions that can also be discerned rather more problematically in the larger game of lif ...
You protest too much.... You cannot tolerate a faith in humanity, because if you do, all this, the structure of your very existenc ...
[H]ow do I pity those who (assuming the name of friends) surround themselves with maxims importing the wisdom of doubt and suspici ...
The child begins life as a pleasure-seeking animal; his infantile personality is organized around his own appetites and his own bo ...
Here [in London, history] ... seemed the very fabric of things, as if the city were a single growth of stone and brick, uncounted ...
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