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An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality, invents an expedient, or finds the issue of a complicated situatio ...
Protection is not a principle, but an expedient.
I allude to these facts to show that, so far from the Supper being a tradition in which men are fully agreed, there has always bee ...
I have no concern with any economic criticisms of the communist system; I cannot enquire into whether the abolition of private pro ...
People who wish to numb our caution in dealing with them by means of flattery are employing a dangerous expedient, like a sleeping ...
Wherever there are walls I shall inscribe this eternal accusation against Christianity upon them--I can write in letters which mak ...
It is expedient there should be gods, and as it is expedient,
let us deem that gods exist.
The family is an early expedient and in many ways irrational. If the race had developed a special sexless class to be nurses, peda ...
But this invites the occult mind,
Cancels our physics with a sneer,
...
He hates chess. He says it is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something clever when they are onl ...
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