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"There comes Emerson first, whose rich words, every one,
Are like gold nails in temples to hang trophies on,
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You are more than entitled not to know what the word 'performative' means. It is a new word and an ugly word, and perhaps it does ...
How often must I repeat, that I know or am conscious of my own being; and that I myself am not my ideas, but somewhat else, a thin ...
Science, after all, is only an expression for our ignorance of our own ignorance.
The royal refugee our breed restores
With foreign courtiers and with foreign whores,
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Treat the cow kindly, boys; remember she's a lady--and a mother.
[A trip to France] will make you adore your own country, it's soil, it's climate, it's equality, liberty, laws, people and manners ...
Whatever pretended causes we may blame our afflictions upon, it is often nothing but self-interest and vanity that produce them.
If all political power be derived only from Adam, and be to descend only to his successive heirs, by the ordinance of God and divi ...
A government deriving its energy from the will of the society, and operating, by the reason of its measures, on the understanding ...
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