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The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for th ...
There is something so amiable in the prejudices of a young mind, that one is sorry to see them give way to the reception of more g ...
If intellection and knowledge were mere passion from without, or the bare reception of extraneous and adventitious forms, then no ...
All I know is reception; I am and I have: but I do not get, and when I fancied I had gotten anything, I found I did not.
Our thinking is a pious reception.
To aim to convert a man by miracles is a profanation of the soul. A true conversion, a true Christ, is now, as always, to be made ...
We ought to celebrate this hour by expressions of manly joy. Not thanks, not prayer seem quite the highest or truest name for our ...
Films are seen in large, silent, darkened theaters, where intense light beams are projected from behind toward luminous surfaces i ...
I gave a speech in Omaha. After the speech I went to a reception elsewhere in town. A sweet old lady came up to me, put her gloved ...
Aesthetic emotion puts man in a state favorable to the reception of erotic emotion.... Art is the accomplice of love. Take love aw ...
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