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My fortune somewhat resembled that of a person who should entertain an idea of committing suicide, and, altogether beyond his hope ...
... such is the horrible idea that I entertain respecting a life of servitude, that if I conceived of there being no possibility o ...
No word is oftener on the lips of men than Friendship, and indeed no thought is more familiar to their aspirations. All men are dr ...
Allusion has been made to [Proust's] contempt for the literature that "describes," for the realists and naturalists worshipping th ...
So all that is said of the wise man by Stoic or Oriental or modern essayist, describes to each reader his own idea, describes his ...
Nature is a collective idea, and, though its essence exist in each individual of the species, can never in its perfection inhabit ...
I got it! The lead, the idea, the angle. It's the way, it's the only way. I'll, I'll be Jewish.... I've even got the title: "I Was ...
Brutes gaze on sights, they are arrested by sounds; and what they see and what they hear are sights and sounds only. The intellect ...
When an idea is just rising on the horizon, the soul's temperature with respect to it is usually very cold. Only gradually does th ...
No idea is isolated, but is only what it is among all ideas.
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