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When you listen to gongs and drums, listen to the music; when you listen to someone talk, listen to his tone of voice.
A quarter of an hour is worth a thousand pieces of gold.
Listen not merely to what is said but to the tone of voice in which it is said.
Musick is certainly a very agreeable Entertainment, but if it would take the entire Possession of our Ears, if it would make us in ...
For twelve successive Congresses we have appeared before committees of the two Houses making this plea, that the underlying princi ...
In the haunted house no quarter is given: in that respect
It's very much business as usual. The reductive principle
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There is the rich quarter, with its houses of pink and white, and
its crumbling, leafy terraces.
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To suppose that "I know" is a descriptive phrase, is only one example of the descriptive fallacy, so common in philosophy. Even if ...
It hurts me to hear the tone in which the poor are condemned as "shiftless," or "having a pauper spirit," just as it would if a cr ...
Surely the day will come when color means nothing more than skin tone, when religion is seen uniquely as a way to speak one's soul ...
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