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If American has points of inferiority to English, they are merely matters of degree; if the Americans are, as Oliver Wendell Holme ...
Man is by nature a pragmatic materialist, a mechanic, a lover of gadgets and gadgetry; and these are qualities that characterize t ...
It seems to me that there must be an ecological limit to the number of paper pushers the earth can sustain, and that human civiliz ...
Heads of state are notoriously ill prepared for their mature careers; think of Adolf Hitler (landscape painter), Ho Chi Minh (seam ...
Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago ...
Truth lives, in fact, for the most part on a credit system. Our thoughts and beliefs 'pass,' so long as nothing challenges them, j ...
The absolute things, the last things, the overlapping things, are the truly philosophic concerns; all superior minds feel seriousl ...
The old question of whether there is design is idle. The real question is what is the world, whether or not it have a designer--an ...
True to her inveterate habit, rationalism reverts to 'principles,' and thinks that when an abstraction once is named, we own an or ...
On pragmatistic principles, if the hypothesis of God works satisfactorily in the widest sense of the word, it is true.
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