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For Africa to me ... is more than a glamorous fact. It is a historical truth. No man can know where he is going unless he knows ex ...
The past is interesting not only for the beauty which the artists for whom it was the present were able to extract from it, but al ...
The Greeks have given to the world the science of history; the Israelites gave to the world historical religion. In contrast to al ...
Looked upon with historical objectivity, the Catholic Church as a religion has far better prospects. Consider its unified, world-w ...
As yesterday and the historical ages are past, as the work of today is present, so some flitting perspectives and demi-experiences ...
It is very considerably smaller than Australia and British Somaliland put together. As things stand at present there is nothing mu ...
When I read of the vain discussions of the present day about the Virgin Birth and other old dogmas which belong to the past, I fee ...
He who never sacrificed a present to a future good or a personal to a general one can speak of happiness only as the blind do of c ...
To complain of the age we live in, to murmur at the present possessors of power, to lament the past, to conceive extravagant hopes ...
The warning given to Louis XVI: "No, sire, this is not a rebellion, it is a revolution," accents the essential difference. It mean ...
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