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There is the guilt all soldiers feel for having broken the taboo against killing, a guilt as old as war itself. Add to this the so ...
The only sure way of avoiding these evils [vanity and boasting] is never to speak of yourself at all. But when, historically, you ...
"What have I gained?"
"Experience," said Holmes, laughing. "Indirectly it may be of value, you know; you have only to put it
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Our religion vulgarly stands on numbers of believers. Whenever the appeal is made--no matter how indirectly--to numbers, proclamat ...
Even a purely moral act that has no hope of any immediate and visible political effect can gradually and indirectly, over time, ga ...
All thought must, directly or indirectly, by way of certain characters, relate ultimately to intuitions, and therefore, with us, t ...
The myth of the self-sufficient individual and of the self-sufficient, protected, and protective family ... tells us that those wh ...
They [children] are autonomously capable of making meaning from their daily life experiences through mental acts involving plannin ...
A chaplain is the minister of the Prince of Peace serving the host of the God of War--Mars. As such, he is as incongruous as a mus ...
For that rage, that bitterness, those blows,
That hatred of the slain, what could it be
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