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Probability but no truth, facility but no freedom--it is owing to these two fruits that the tree of knowledge cannot be confused w ...
Great music is that which penetrates the ear with facility and leaves the memory with difficulty. Magical music never leaves the m ...
The dramatic art would appear to be rather a feminine art; it contains in itself all the artifices which belong to the province of ...
In progress of time, when my mind was, as it were, strongly impregnated with the Johnsonian æther, I could, with much more facili ...
By this unprincipled facility of changing the state as often, and as much, and in as many ways as there are floating fancies or fa ...
The core problem of human language ... I take to be this: having mastered a language, one is able to understand an indefinite numb ...
The three great ends which a statesman ought to propose to himself in the government of a nation, are,--1. Security to possessors; ...
Although a man may lose a sense of his own importance when he is a mere unit among a busy throng, all utterly regardless of him, i ...
The great leading distinction between writing and speaking is, that more time is allowed for the one than the other, and hence dif ...
Some minds have a greater facility of throwing off impressions, and are, as it were, more transparent or porous than others. Thus ...
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