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The Civil War divided a nation, whereas the American Revolution created and unified it. The Civil War exposed our vilest flaws, wh ...
To have striven so hard, to have molded a public personality out of so amorphous an identity, to have sustained that superhuman ef ...
Most men have not had much incentive to "add on" to their skills a talent for love. They already have cultural status and power, t ...
The Dada object reflected an ironic posture before the consecrated forms of art. The surrealist object differs significantly in th ...
Treating 'water' as a name of a single scattered object is not intended to enable us to dispense with general terms and plurality ...
Swallow a loss and learn a lesson.
Anger is always concerned with individuals, ... whereas hatred is directed also against classes: we all hate any thief and any inf ...
As History stands, it is a sort of Chinese Play, without end and without lesson.
Since [Rousseau's] time, and largely thanks to him, the Ego has steadily tended to efface itself, and, for purposes of model, to b ...
At the utmost, the active-minded young man should ask of his teacher only mastery of his tools. The young man himself, the subject ...
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