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To de-animalize human mentality, to purge it of obsolete
evolutionary characteristics, in particular of death,
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When you listen to gongs and drums, listen to the music; when you listen to someone talk, listen to his tone of voice.
Listen not merely to what is said but to the tone of voice in which it is said.
... in your ordered verdict of guilty you have trampled under foot every vital principle of our government. My natural rights, my ...
Let's start with the three fundamental Rules of Robotics.... We have: one, a robot may not injure a human being, or, through inact ...
The first element of greatness is fundamental humbleness (this should not be confused with servility); the second is freedom from ...
To suppose that "I know" is a descriptive phrase, is only one example of the descriptive fallacy, so common in philosophy. Even if ...
In general a thing is romantic when, as Aristotle would say, it is wonderful rather than probable; in other words, when it violate ...
It hurts me to hear the tone in which the poor are condemned as "shiftless," or "having a pauper spirit," just as it would if a cr ...
Surely the day will come when color means nothing more than skin tone, when religion is seen uniquely as a way to speak one's soul ...
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