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A child... who has learned from fairy stories to believe that what at first seemed a repulsive, threatening figure can magically c ...
I'm not a military man, Captain. War holds no romance for me. The side effects are repulsive.
But this I know; the writer who possesses the creative gift owns something of which he is not always master--something that at tim ...
The Poor Man whom everyone speaks of, the Poor Man whom everyone pities, one of the repulsive Poor from whom "charitable" souls ke ...
The revolutionary spirit is mighty convenient in this, that it frees one from all scruples as regards ideas. Its hard absolute opt ...
Food has it over sex for variety. Hedonistically, gustatory possibilities are much broader than copulatory ones. Literarily, readi ...
Men decided a few centuries ago that any job they found repulsive was women's work.
The attraction of horror is a mental, or even an intellectual, excitement, but the fascination of the repulsive, so noticeable in ...
Churchill is the very type of a corrupt journalist. There is not a worse prostitute in politics. He himself has written that it's ...
If you feed a thousand people you are a nice man with suspicious motives. If you kill a thousand you are a hero. Continue to get t ...
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