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Nor ought a genius less than his that writ
Attempt translation.
It is neither the best nor the worst things in a book that defy translation.
We live in a world ruled by fictions of every kind--mass merchandising, advertising, politics conducted as a branch of advertising ...
I have nothing but wastes and wilds of self-translation before me for many miserable months to come.
Any translation which intends to perform a transmitting function cannot transmit anything but information--hence, something inesse ...
Prayer is translation. A man translates himself into a child asking for all there is in a language he has barely mastered.
Now an allegory is but a translation of abstract notions into a picture-language, which is itself nothing but an abstraction from ...
It is odd that the NCAA would place a school on probation for driving an athlete to class, or providing a loan, but would have no ...
Good advice is never as helpful as an interest-free loan.
If one considered life as a simple loan, one would perhaps be less exacting. We possess actually nothing; everything goes through ...
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