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American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
It was the feeling of a passenger on an ocean steamer whose mind will not give him rest until he has been in the engine-room and t ...
In contrast to revenge, which is the natural, automatic reaction to transgression and which, because of the irreversibility of the ...
In a land which is fully settled, most men must accept their local environment or try to change it by political means; only the ex ...
Terrorism is an intolerant reaction to the hypertolerance of our societies, just as rape may be an intolerance of our boundless se ...
An actor must communicate his author's given message--comedy, tragedy, serio- comedy; then comes his unique moment, as he is confr ...
When I listen to the engine of my car, I might say it sounds fine, but it would not occur to me to say "What lovely music!"
A machine is characterized by sustained, autonomous action. It is set up by human hands and then is more or less set loose from hu ...
Temperamentally, the writer exists on happenings, on contacts, conflicts, action and reaction, speed, pressure, tension. Were he a ...
John was a very political animal. The thing that politics did and that fame as an entertainer didn't do was provide you with an en ...
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