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All science requires mathematics. The knowledge of mathematical things is almost innate in us.... This is the easiest of sciences, ...
Love is the most melodious of all the harmonies, and we have an innate feeling for it. Woman is a delicious instrument of pleasure ...
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
Man is born passionate of body, but with an innate though secret tendency to the love of Good in his main-spring of Mind. But God ...
I often wish for the end of the wretched remnant of my life; and that wish is a rational one; but then the innate principle of sel ...
UG [universal grammar] may be regarded as a characterization of the genetically determined language faculty. One may think of this ...
The child receives data through the sense organs; the child also has some inborn processing capacities--otherwise it would not be ...
In civilized societies today ... clitoris envy, or womb envy, takes subtle forms. Man's constant need to disparage woman, to humbl ...
It must not be thought that the cowardly feeling of caution and uneasy self-preservation is innate in the English character. It is ...
The compulsion to do good is an innate American trait. Only North Americans seem to believe that they always should, may, and actu ...
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