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Is it true or false that Belfast is north of London? That the galaxy is the shape of a fried egg? That Beethoven was a drunkard? T ...
The red-letter days, now become, to all intents and purposes, dead-letter days.
The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account ...
Why are we never quite at ease in the presence of a schoolmaster? Because we are conscious that he is not quite at his ease in our ...
Since [Rousseau's] time, and largely thanks to him, the Ego has steadily tended to efface itself, and, for purposes of model, to b ...
The new always happens against the overwhelming odds of statistical laws and their probability, which for all practical, everyday ...
The distinction between children and adults, while probably useful for some purposes, is at bottom a specious one, I feel. There a ...
The Red Cross in its nature, it aims and purposes, and consequently, its methods, is unlike any other organization in the country. ...
A culture may be conceived as a network of beliefs and purposes in which any string in the net pulls and is pulled by the others, ...
We are no longer in a state of growth; we are in a state of excess. We are living in a society of excrescence.... The boil is grow ...
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