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There will never be a really free and enlightened State until the State comes to recognize the individual as a higher and independ ...
All Protestantism, even the most cold and passive, is a sort of dissent. But the religion most prevalent in our northern colonies ...
Resistance is feasible even for those who are not heroes by nature, and it is an obligation, I believe, for those who fear the con ...
If a person is capable of rectifying his erroneous judgments in the light of new evidence he is not prejudiced. Prejudgments becom ...
The old guard may grumble and occasionally sue, but in a society where Portnoy's Complaint is a record-breaking best- seller sexua ...
The obscure only exists that it may cease to exist. In it lies the opportunity of all victory and all progress. Whether it call it ...
Growing older, I have lost the need to be political, which means, in this country, the need to be left. I am driven into grudging ...
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no ch ...
I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge all women to the practical recognition of the old Revolutionary maxim. "Resist ...
A few days ago, while seated snugly in an airplane seat on my way back to New York from Chicago,... it occurred to me that a rathe ...
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