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When society comes to value one child more truly, we shall have, for every community, a country homestead where that child can go, ...
The whole visible universe is but a storehouse of images and signs to which the imagination will give a relative place and value; ...
You were sent to get food, not treasure. You can't eat pieces of eight.... You place an absurd value on the cheapest of human comm ...
Criticism occupies the lowest place in the literary hierarchy: as regards form, almost always; and as regards moral value, inconte ...
It is fatally easy for Western folk, who have discarded chastity as a value for themselves, to suppose that it can have no value f ...
The whole of modern thought is steeped in science; it has made its way into the works of all our best poets, and even the mere man ...
Our treatment of both older people and children reflects the value we place on independence and autonomy. We do our best to make o ...
We place no particular value upon the possession of a virtue until we detect its complete absence in our adversary.
We do not place especial value on the possession of a virtue until we notice its total absence in our opponent.
The predicate of truth-value of a proposition, therefore, is a mere fictive quality; its place is in an ideal world of science onl ...
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