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A woman shall not wear a man's apparel, nor shall a man put on a woman's garment; for whoever does such things is abhorrent to the ...
Have We not made the earth as a cradle
and the mountains as pegs?
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Since [Rousseau's] time, and largely thanks to him, the Ego has steadily tended to efface itself, and, for purposes of model, to b ...
It is painful to be consciously of two worlds. The Wandering Jew in me seeks forgetfulness. I am not afraid to live on and on, if ...
An identity is questioned only when it is menaced, as when the mighty begin to fall, or when the wretched begin to rise, or when t ...
Fashion is the most intense expression of the phenomenon of neomania, which has grown ever since the birth of capitalism. Neomania ...
An actor rides in a bus or railroad train; he sees a movement and applies it to a new role. A woman in agony of spirit might turn ...
Truly, My Satan, thou art but a Dunce,
And dost not know the Garment from the Man.
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Look carefully through all the claims pressing upon you in your complicated life, and decide once and for all what it is that is t ...
Government must be a transparent garment which tightly clings to the people's body.
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