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Statesmen and legislators, standing so completely within the institution, never distinctly and nakedly behold it. They speak of mo ...
Forced labor as a punishment is limited as to time and intensity. The convict retains his rights over his body; he is not absolute ...
The multiplication of individual sects should not fool us: the important point is that the whole of America is preoccupied with th ...
One learns quite easily to identify the rich person who is making a career out of dangling the carrot; of being fawned on by insti ...
I regard the effort to introduce women into colleges for young men as very undesirable, and for many reasons. That the two sexes s ...
When theology erodes and organization crumbles, when the institutional framework of religion begins to break up, the search for a ...
A great deal of unnecessary worry is indulged in by theatregoers trying to understand what Bernard Shaw means. They are not satisf ...
"Five o'clock tea" is a phrase our "rude forefathers," even of the last generation, would scarcely have understood, so completely ...
The sick man is taken away by the institution that takes charge not of the individual, but of his illness, an isolated object tran ...
We are now a nation of people in daily contact with strangers. Thanks to mass transportation, school administrators and teachers o ...
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