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You can't remember sex. You can remember the fact of it, and recall the setting, and even the details, but the sex of the sex cann ...
The artefacts (sic) of a genius are distinguished by rich human content, for which he forges new images and new techniques, create ...
'Tis happy, therefore, that nature breaks the force of all sceptical arguments in time, and keeps them from having any considerabl ...
We are accustomed to laugh at the French for their braggadocio propensities, and intolerable vanity about la France, la gloire, l' ...
Where there is no style, there is in effect no point of view. There is, essentially, no anger, no conviction, no self. Style is op ...
I am looking over Self Control again, & my opinion is
confirmed of its being an excellently-meant, elegantly-written
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To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth which constitutes self-respect is potentially to have everything: the ability to discr ...
Most of our platitudes notwithstanding, self-deception remains the most difficult deception. The tricks that work on others count ...
The glance is natural magic. The mysterious communication established across a house between two entire strangers, moves all the s ...
So all that is said of the wise man by Stoic or Oriental or modern essayist, describes to each reader his own idea, describes his ...
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