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In general, Machiavellism and Utopianism can be taken to be too sharply opposed; the one realistic and the other idealistic and dr ...
Each of us, even the lowliest and most insignificant among us, was uprooted from his innermost existence by the almost constant vo ...
As one who knows many things, the humanist loves the world precisely because of its manifold nature and the opposing forces in it ...
The primary function of a theater is not to please itself, or even to please its audience. It is to serve talent.
What is popularly called fame is nothing but an empty name and a legacy from paganism.
Human affairs are so obscure and various that nothing can be clearly known. This was the sound conclusion of the Academic sceptics ...
Picture the prince, such as most of them are today: a man ignorant of the law, well-nigh an enemy to his people's advantage, while ...
Jupiter, not wanting man's life to be wholly gloomy and grim, has bestowed far more passion than reason--you could reckon the rati ...
It's the generally accepted privilege of theologians to stretch the heavens, that is the Scriptures, like tanners with a hide.
The nearer people approach old age the closer they return to a semblance of childhood, until the time comes for them to depart thi ...
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