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Mankind became hysterical in the Middle Ages because it poorly repressed the sexual impressions of its Greek boyhood.
Far less brilliant, original, and versatile than the Greeks, the Romans were content to borrow most of their culture from them. Th ...
Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise; to all that lies in the middle a god has given excellence.
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of a certain magnitude.... A whole is what has a beginni ...
The most perfect political community must be amongst those who are in the middle rank, and those states are best instituted wherei ...
The Greeks have given to the world the science of history; the Israelites gave to the world historical religion. In contrast to al ...
The blood of Abraham, God's father of the chosen, still flows in the veins of Arab, Jew, and Christian, and too much of it has bee ...
I know that I will always be expected to have extra insight into black texts--especially texts by black women. A working-class Jew ...
I have looked warily at anthropologists ever since the day when I went to hear a great Greek scholar lecture on the Iliad, and lis ...
I never yet feared those men who set a place apart in the middle of their cities where they gather to cheat one another and swear ...
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