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In philosophical inquiry, the human spirit, imitating the movement of the stars, must follow a curve which brings it back to its p ...
When we are in love, the sentiment is too great to be contained whole within us; it radiates out to our beloved, finds in her a su ...
Experienced sportsmen tell us that the best moment to shoot partridges is when they rise out of the corn. It is more difficult to ...
What we call little things are merely the causes of great things; they are the beginning, the embryo, and it is the point of depar ...
For the poet the credo or doctrine is not the point of arrival but is, on the contrary, the point of departure for the metaphysica ...
An idea is a point of departure and no more. As soon as you elaborate it, it becomes transformed by thought.
An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.
Listen, my friend, there are two races of beings. The masses teeming and happy--common clay, if you like--eating, breeding, workin ...
Modernity exists in the form of a desire to wipe out whatever came earlier, in the hope of reaching at least a point that could be ...
"Tall tales" were told of the sociability of the Texans, one even going so far as to picture a member of the Austin colony forcing ...
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