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I knew a gentleman who was so good a manager of his time that he would not even lose that small portion of it which the calls of n ...
Each work of art excludes the world, concentrates attention on itself. For the time it is the only thing worth doing--to do just t ...
It is unlikely that someone could proclaim "truths" that are counter to physical laws for very long (for example, that it is healt ...
Posthumous men--myself, for example--are not as well understood as timely ones, but we are listened to better. More precisely: we ...
The purpose of ritual for men is to learn the rules of power and competition. Watching sports together, for example, they see the ...
Sometimes my wife complains that she's overwhelmed with work and just can't take one of the kids, for example, to a piano lesson. ...
Everything necessarily is or is not, and will be or will not be; but one cannot divide and say that one or the other is necessary. ...
For although memories, of a season, for example,
Melt into a single snapshot, one cannot guard, treasure
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Between labor and play stands work. A man is a worker if he is personally interested in the job which society pays him to do; what ...
What passes for identity in America is a series of myths about one's heroic ancestors. It's astounding to me, for example, that so ...
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