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I have no concern with any economic criticisms of the communist system; I cannot enquire into whether the abolition of private pro ...
People who wish to numb our caution in dealing with them by means of flattery are employing a dangerous expedient, like a sleeping ...
The family is an early expedient and in many ways irrational. If the race had developed a special sexless class to be nurses, peda ...
As for the herd of newspapers and magazines, I do not chance to know an editor in the country who will deliberately print anything ...
I must conclude that Conscience, if that be the name of it, was not given us for no purpose, or for a hindrance. However flatterin ...
This American government,--what is it but a tradition, though a recent one, endeavoring to transmit itself unimpaired to posterity ...
I allude to these facts to show that, so far from the Supper being a tradition in which men are fully agreed, there has always bee ...
Wherever there are walls I shall inscribe this eternal accusation against Christianity upon them--I can write in letters which mak ...
The poets were not alone in sanctioning myths, for long before the poets the states and the lawmakers had sanctioned them as a use ...
A new kind of woman with deep-rooted values is changing the way we live. Market researchers call it "neo-traditionalism." To us it ...
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