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There is another side to chivalry. If it dispenses leniency, it may with equal justification invoke control.
A structure becomes architectural, and not sculptural, when its elements no longer have their justification in nature.
The multiplication of individual sects should not fool us: the important point is that the whole of America is preoccupied with th ...
Accuse. To affirm another's guilt or unworth; most commonly as a justification of ourselves for having wronged him.
A man can go from being a lover to being a stranger in three moves flat ... but a woman under the guise of friendship will engage ...
No one can understand Paris and its history who does not understand that its fierceness is the balance and justification of its fr ...
The only justification for repressive institutions is material and cultural deficit. But such institutions, at certain stages of h ...
Any work that aspires, however humbly, to the condition of art should carry its justification in every line.
Hope likes justification, but can do without.
[Women's] apparent endorsement of male supremacy is ... a pathetic striving for self- respect, self-justification, and self-pardon ...
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