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when god decided to invent
everything he took one
breath bigger than a circustent
and everything began
There are souls that are incurable and lost to the rest of society. Deprive them of one means of folly, they will invent ten thous ...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled ...
It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter, because you can invent things. ...
We live in a world ruled by fictions of every kind--mass merchandising, advertising, politics conducted as a branch of advertising ...
Given that external reality is a fiction, the writer's role is almost superfluous. He does not need to invent the fiction because ...
For such orators to write is commonly as hard and fatal to their fame as to speak is easy and graceful to them. For to that easily ...
Y'know scientists are funny. We probe and measure and dissect. Invent lights without heat, weigh a caterpillar's eyebrow. But when ...
In matters of usage there are two extremes. At the extreme right are the purists, the standpatters, the rigid traditionalists who ...
The acceptance of a theory as true does involve a personal choice in a way that a law does not. Different people do differ about t ...
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