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When we can drain the Ocean into mill-ponds, and bottle up the Force of Gravity, to be sold by retail, in gas jars; then may we ho ...
The learned professors have been at considerable pains in their attempts to make a distinction between tools and implements on the ...
It was the feeling of a passenger on an ocean steamer whose mind will not give him rest until he has been in the engine-room and t ...
The American Dream has run out of gas. The car has stopped. It no longer supplies the world with its images, its dreams, its fanta ...
True Civilization does not lie in gas, nor in steam, nor in turn-tables. It lies in the reduction of the traces of original sin.
When I listen to the engine of my car, I might say it sounds fine, but it would not occur to me to say "What lovely music!"
One can smell it turning to gas; if one were Baudelaire
one could probably hear it turning to marimba music.
A machine is characterized by sustained, autonomous action. It is set up by human hands and then is more or less set loose from hu ...
The improved American highway system ... isolated the American-in-transit. On his speedway ... he had no contact with the towns wh ...
John was a very political animal. The thing that politics did and that fame as an entertainer didn't do was provide you with an en ...
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