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Self-criticism expands the opportunities for discourse and eliminates the need for an adversary.
In the tropics the white feels weakened, or downright weak, whence comes the heightened tendency to outbursts of aggression. Peopl ...
Where wit is a form of criticism or mockery, humor includes an element of self-criticism or self-mockery; where wit tends to procl ...
For it is only as an aesthetic phenomenon that existence and the world are eternally justified.
It should have sung, this "new soul"--and not spoken!
While criticism or fear of punishment may restrain us from doing wrong, it does not make us wish to do right. Disregarding this si ...
Another reason for the increased self-centeredness of an adolescent is her susceptibility to humiliation. This brazen, defiant cre ...
Parents still have primary responsibility for raising children, but they must have the power to do so in ways consistent with thei ...
The visual is sorely undervalued in modern scholarship. Art history has attained only a fraction of the conceptual sophistication ...
Culture is only true when implicitly critical, and the mind which forgets this revenges itself in the critics it breeds. Criticism ...
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