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Do they merit vitriol, even a drop of it? Yes, because they corrupt the young, persuading them that the mature world, which produc ...
The Caracal lies on a shelf in its den in the Zoological Gardens quietly licking its fur. I go up and stand near it. It makes a fa ...
You never see animals going through the absurd and often horrible fooleries of magic and religion.... Dogs do not ritually urinate ...
Amplification is the vice of modern oratory. It is an insult to an assembly of reasonable men, disgusting and revolting instead of ...
There is a holy mistaken zeal in politics, as well as in religion. By persuading others, we convince ourselves.
The best way to rise in society is to use all possible means of persuading people that one has already risen in society.
The passions are the only orators that are always successful in persuading. They are a kind of art in nature, that proceeds upon i ...
The architect represents neither a Dionysian nor an Apollinian state: here it is the great act of will, the will that moves mounta ...
He was a scholar, and a ripe and good one,
Exceeding wise, fair-spoken and persuading.
In the school of political projectors, I was but ill entertained, the professors appearing, in my judgment, wholly out of their se ...
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