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The kinship between the Prometheus myth and the Book of Job is obvious enough. Both heroes, blameless and upright, suffer at the h ...
The blood of Abraham, God's father of the chosen, still flows in the veins of Arab, Jew, and Christian, and too much of it has bee ...
If today I stand here as a revolutionary, it is as a revolutionary against the Revolution.
During medieval times, all those emotions were missing which have made us cautious and tentative in matters of justice: the insigh ...
Where was he going, this man against the sky?
You know not, nor do I.
Naked in bed, Iago, and not mean harm?
It is hypocrisy against the devil.
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To be sure an European woman would blush to her fingers' ends at the very idea of appearing publicly stark naked; but education an ...
The range of comedy is more embracing than the range of tragedy; and if tragedy occurs at some middle point in ethical life where ...
A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle.
The Renaissance was, as much as anything, a revolt from the logic of the Middle Ages. We speak of the Renaissance as the birth of ...
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