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I should venture to assert that the most pervasive fallacy of philosophic thinking goes back to neglect of context.
When I was a boy, I had a clock with a pendulum that could be lifted off. I found that the clock went very much faster without the ...
We are thus able to distinguish thinking as the function which is to a large extent linguistic.
To pray is to pay attention to something or someone other than oneself. Whenever a man so concentrates his attention--on a landsca ...
For the perfect idler, for the passionate observer it becomes an immense source of enjoyment to establish his dwelling in the thro ...
If psychoanalysis emerged just before World War I to deal with the repressions of Puritanism, the hedonistic age has its counterpa ...
The function of the hero in art is to inspire the reader or spectator to continue in the same spirit from where he, the hero, leav ...
The greatest felony in the news business today is to be behind, or to miss a big story. So speed and quantity substitute for thoro ...
Among the most valuable but least appreciated experiences parenthood can provide are the opportunities it offers for exploring, re ...
The alienation effect in German epic theater is achieved not only through the actors, but also through music (chorus and song) and ...
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