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Science is intimately integrated with the whole social structure and cultural tradition. They mutually support one other--only in ...
My thought, whose murder yet is but fantastical,
Shakes so my single state of man,
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Postmodernism is, almost by definition, a transitional cusp of social, cultural, economic and ideological history when modernism's ...
He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
I always get back to the question, is it really necessary that men should consume so much of their bodily and mental energies in t ...
Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility, like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before it can give f ...
To look backward for a while is to refresh the eye, to restore it, and to render it the more fit for its prime function of looking ...
Why do our bodies wear out? Why can't we just go on and on and on, accumulating a potentially infinite number of Frequent Flyer mi ...
Who would dare assign to art the sterile function of imitating nature?
It is the fragrant lack of practicality that makes high-heeled shoes so fascinating: in terms of static mechanics they induce a so ...
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