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I begin already to weigh my words and sentences more than I
did, and am looking about for a sentiment, an illustration or a ...
Not so many years ago there there was no simpler or more intelligible notion than that of going on a journey. Travel--movement thr ...
All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.
The fatal metaphor of progress, which means leaving things behind us, has utterly obscured the real idea of growth, which means le ...
It is a commonplace that all religion expresses itself in mythological or metaphorical terms; it says one thing and means another; ...
Transcendence is something between a metaphor and a miracle.
A theology whose god is a metaphor is wasting its time.
The dominant metaphor of conceptual relativism, that of differing points of view, seems to betray an underlying paradox. Different ...
When the Somalians were merely another hungry third world people, we sent them guns. Now that they are falling down dead from star ...
The world is emblematic. Parts of speech are metaphors, because the whole of nature is a metaphor of the human mind.
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