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One of the most important things, to my mind, in English style is word-order. For us, the most emphatic place in a clause or sente ...
... we may remember what the Romans ... thought a cultivated person ought to be: one who knows how to choose his company among men ...
Every generation rewrites the past. In easy times history is more or less of an ornamental art, but in times of danger we are driv ...
In many ways chess ... is very like philosophy. Both have long histories which most practitioners are aware of and frequently cons ...
Since men do not really respect anything unless it was established long ago and has developed slowly over time, those who want to ...
"German spirit": for the past eighteen years a contradictio in adjecto.
The primary function of myth is to validate an existing social order. Myth enshrines conservative social values, raising tradition ...
A sleeping man holds in a circle around him the thread of the hours, the order of years and of worlds. He consults them instinctiv ...
But, when nothing subsists from a distant past, after the death of others, after the destruction of objects, only the senses of sm ...
The moments of the past do not remain still; they retain in our memory the motion which drew them towards the future, towards a fu ...
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