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"Modernity" signifies the transitory, the fugitive, the contingent, the half of art of which the other half is the eternal and the ...
The critical method which denies literary modernity would appear--and even, in certain respects, would be--the most modern of crit ...
Modernity exists in the form of a desire to wipe out whatever came earlier, in the hope of reaching at least a point that could be ...
Modernity is the transient, the fleeting, the contingent; it is one half of art, the other being the eternal and the immovable.
The confrontation between America and Europe reveals not so much a rapprochement as a distortion, an unbridgeable rift. There isn' ...
It is obvious that all sense has gone out of modern marriage: which is, however, no objection to marriage but to modernity.
When we dream about those who are long since forgotten or dead, it is a sign that we have undergone a radical transformation and t ...
It is obvious that rationality has been utterly lost in modern marriage: which is no objection to marriage, however, but rather to ...
If modernism had tried to anchor in consciousness a centre which could no longer hold--the conscience of the heroic, socially alie ...
The bases for historical knowledge are not empirical facts but written texts, even if these texts masquerade in the guise of wars ...
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