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In movies about women, all important historical and natural events are translated into the terms of a woman's daily life. World Wa ...
... much less time should be given to school, and much more to domestic employments, especially in the wealthier classes. A little ...
Each morning the day lies like a fresh shirt on our bed; this incomparably fine, incomparably tightly woven tissue of pure predict ...
A tragic poet will never think of grouping around the chief character in his play secondary characters to serve as simplified copi ...
We can say that the sound is the primary object of the act of hearing, and that the act of hearing itself is the secondary object.
I love and honour [Paulus Aemilius, in Plutarch's Lives], for his fondness for his children, which instead of blushing at, he avow ...
Man is more courageous, pugnacious, and energetic than woman, and has a more inventive genius. His brain is absolutely larger, but ...
Readers are less and less seen as mere non-writers, the subhuman "other" or flawed derivative of the author; the lack of a pen is ...
The etymologist finds the deadest word to have been once a brilliant picture. Language is fossil poetry. As the limestone of the c ...
Why it was that upon this beautiful feminine tissue, sensitive as gossamer, and practically blank as snow as yet, there should hav ...
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