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I do not deny the existence of material substance merely because I have no notion of it, but because the notion of it is inconsist ...
When the coherence of the parts of a stone, or even that composition of parts which renders it extended; when these familiar objec ...
To promote a woman to bear rule, superiority, dominion or empire, above any realm, nation, or city, is repugnant to nature; contum ...
Nothing is more repugnant to me than brotherly feelings grounded in the common baseness people see in one another.
Where is there such an one who has not a thousand times been struck with a sort of infidel idea, that whatever other worlds God ma ...
An attitude of philosophic doubt, of suspended judgment, is repugnant to the natural man. Belief is an independent joy to him.
People on the East Coast regard people west of, say, Philadelphia as either slightly cute or slightly repugnant, alien life forms. ...
Cancer patients are lied to, not just because the disease is (or is thought to be) a death sentence, but because it is felt to be ...
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