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You are more than entitled not to know what the word 'performative' means. It is a new word and an ugly word, and perhaps it does ...
How often must I repeat, that I know or am conscious of my own being; and that I myself am not my ideas, but somewhat else, a thin ...
Science, after all, is only an expression for our ignorance of our own ignorance.
Treat the cow kindly, boys; remember she's a lady--and a mother.
[A trip to France] will make you adore your own country, it's soil, it's climate, it's equality, liberty, laws, people and manners ...
If all political power be derived only from Adam, and be to descend only to his successive heirs, by the ordinance of God and divi ...
A government deriving its energy from the will of the society, and operating, by the reason of its measures, on the understanding ...
[Montesquieu] lifted the veil from the venerable errors which enslaved opinion, and pointed the way to those luminous truths of wh ...
Puritanism--The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
To believe that Russia has got rid of the evils of capitalism takes a special kind of mind. It is the same kind of mind that belie ...
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