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What we call little things are merely the causes of great things; they are the beginning, the embryo, and it is the point of depar ...
... one of the blind spots of most Negroes is their failure to realize that small overtures from whites have a large significance ...
Is life worth living? This is a question for an embryo, not for a man.
The student of Nature wonders the more and is astonished the less, the more conversant he becomes with her operations; but of all ...
The paradox is really the pathos of intellectual life and just as only great souls are exposed to passions it is only the great th ...
As I take up my pen I feel myself so full, so equal to my subject, and see my book so clearly before me in embryo, I would almost ...
Civil servants and priests, soldiers and ballet-dancers, schoolmasters and police constables, Greek museums and Gothic steeples, c ...
History counts its skeletons in round numbers.
A thousand and one remains a thousand,
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Even in civilized communities, the embryo man passes through the hunter stage of development.
The tiny madman in his padded cell.
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