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There is a line among the fragments of the Greek poet Archilochus which says: "The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows o ...
The most passionate, consistent, extreme and implacable enemy of the Enlightenment and ... all forms of rationalism ... was Johann ...
The differences between the President and the Prime Minister were at least in one respect something more than the obvious differen ...
History is fond of her grandchildren, for it offers them the marrow of the bones, which the previous generation had hurt its hands ...
Human development is a form of chronological unfairness, since late-comers are able to profit by the labors of their predecessors ...
Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is made nothing entirely straight can be carved.
There is no man who desires as passionately as a Russian. If we could imprison a Russian desire beneath a fortress, that fortress ...
Man in general, if reduced to himself, is too wicked to be free.
A bad end, a sad end, was the last end of Mieze. And why, why, why? What crime had she committed? She came from Bernau into the wh ...
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin, and therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words, Ich bin ein ...
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