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Despair, in short, seeks its own environment as surely as water finds its own level.
Ordinary people think that talent must be always on its own level and that it arises every morning like the sun, rested and refres ...
The craving for equality can express itself either as a desire to pull everyone down to our own level (by belittling them, excludi ...
The World, thinking itself affronted by superior merit, takes delight to bring it down to its own level.
You will find the most pronounced hatred of other nations on the lowest cultural levels. There is, though, a level where the hatre ...
Not mine own fears nor the prophetic soul
Of the wide world dreaming on things to come
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If you complain of neglect of education in sons, what shall I say with regard to daughters, who every day experience the want of i ...
One would wonder to hear skeptical men disputing for the reason of animals, and telling us it is only our pride and prejudices tha ...
I became increasingly anarchistic. I began to find people of my own class vicious, people in clean collars uninteresting. I even a ...
Oh, the holiness of always being the injured party. The historically oppressed can find not only sanctity but safety in the state ...
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