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The adequate study of culture, our own and those on the opposite side of the globe, can press on to fulfillment only as we learn t ...
... though mathematics may teach a man how to build a bridge, it is what the Scotch Universities call the humanities, that teach h ...
As for types like my own, obscurely motivated by the conviction that our existence was worthless if we didn't make a turning point ...
I had my good looks, my blond hair, my height, build, and bullfighting school, I suppose I became one of the Village equivalents o ...
At a time when the respectable bourgeois youngsters of my generation were college freshmen, oppressed by simian sophomores and aff ...
There is no true expertise in the humanities without knowing all of the humanities. Art is a vast, ancient interconnected web-work ...
A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with a ...
He did not go to the college called Harvard, good old Alma Mater as she is. He was not fed on the pap that is there furnished.... ...
... for twenty years ... to speak of culture has meant that one did not have it. The only people who have talked about it have bee ...
When Philosophy with its abstractions paints grey in grey, the freshness and life of youth has gone, the reconciliation is not a r ...
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