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"Faith" is a fine invention
"Faith" is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can see--
But Microscopes are prudent
In an Emergency.
For this invention of yours will produce forgetfulness in the minds of those who learn it, by causing them to neglect their memory ...
O for a Muse of fire, that would ascend
The brightest heaven of invention!
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They [twin beds] are the most stupid, the most perfidious, and the most dangerous invention in the world. Shame and a curse on who ...
The confusion is not my invention. We cannot listen to a conversation for five minutes without being aware of the confusion. It is ...
Predictions usually deal with events--who will win an election, whether or not a country will go to war, the specification of a ne ...
All nationalisms are at heart deeply concerned with names: with the most immaterial and original human invention. Those who dismis ...
Human visual perception is a far more complex and selective process than that by which a film records. Nevertheless the camera len ...
But I hate things all fiction ... there should always be some foundation of fact for the most airy fabric--and pure invention is b ...
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