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The famous painting of The Death of Socrates by David ..., if set aside as a crucifixion picture, brings out a way in which Socrat ...
Freud was, in effect, trying to take the mystery out of myth. Once it was decoded as a history of the unconscious, all was explain ...
The Greeks have given to the world the science of history; the Israelites gave to the world historical religion. In contrast to al ...
Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
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I have looked warily at anthropologists ever since the day when I went to hear a great Greek scholar lecture on the Iliad, and lis ...
Deliberate violence is more to be quenched than a fire.
The world, an entity out of everything, was created by neither gods nor men, but was, is and will be eternally living fire, regula ...
As kingfishers catch fire, dragonflies draw flame;
Kick up the fire, and let the flames break loose
To drive the shadows back;
Prolong the talk on this or that excuse....
O delicate walker, babbler, dialectician Fire,
O enemy and image of ourselves,
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