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Just as I shall lie alone in the grave, so, in essence, do I live alone.
Life is a series of diminishments. Each cessation of an activity either from choice or some other variety of infirmity is a death, ...
To hide a passion totally (or even to hide, more simply, its excess) is inconceivable: not because the human subject is too weak, ...
One good reason for the popularity of "reductionism" among the philosophical outposts of the Western Establishment is that it can ...
Put simply, conservatives highlight the government's role in promoting individual virtue but downplay the government's responsibil ...
The attempt to be an ideal parent, that is, to behave correctly toward the child, to raise her correctly, not to give to little or ...
Whilst all the world is in pursuit of power, culture corrects the theory of success.
Competition has been shown to be useful up to a certain point and no further, but cooperation, which is the thing we must strive f ...
But man, proud man,
Dressed in a little brief authority,
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You are outside life, you are above life, you have miseries which the ordinary man does not know, you exceed the normal level, and ...
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