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This is just a footnote, though a microcosmic one perhaps, to the greater curve
Of the elaboration; it asks no place in it, o
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A philosophy can and must be worked out with the greatest rigour and discipline in the details, but can ultimately be founded on n ...
Simile and Metaphor differ only in degree of stylistic refinement. The Simile, in which a comparison is made directly between two ...
Wit and Humor--if any difference, it is in duration--lightning and electric light. Same material, apparently; but one is vivid, an ...
Heroism works in contradiction to the voice of mankind, and in contradiction, for a time, to the voice of the great and the good.
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