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Sophistication might be described as the ability to cope gracefully with a situation involving the presence of a formidable menace ...
The way to go to the circus, however, is with someone who has seen perhaps one theatrical performance before in his life and that ...
Chinese were born ... with an accumulated wisdom, a natural sophistication, an intelligent naivete, and unless they were transplan ...
You just can't predict the course of friendship among girls at this age [9–12]. There's a need--varying in intensity ...
Simplicity is a pleasant thing in children, or at any age, but it is not necessarily admirable, nor is affectation altogether a th ...
Sophistication knows the score, but is powerless to change it.
I have always thought of sophistication as rather a feeble substitute for decadence.
Hip is the sophistication of the wise primitive in a giant jungle.
The visual is sorely undervalued in modern scholarship. Art history has attained only a fraction of the conceptual sophistication ...
The spirit's foe in man has not been simplicity, but sophistication.
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