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Parental attitudes have greater correlation with pupil achievement than material home circumstances or variations in school and cl ...
Patriotism is a lively sense of collective responsibility. Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on its own dunghill and calling for ...
To summarize the contentions of this paper then. Firstly, the phrase 'the meaning of a word' is a spurious phrase. Secondly and co ...
One of the most important findings to come out of our research is that being where you want to be is good for you. We found a very ...
The prime lesson the social sciences can learn from the natural sciences is just this: that it is necessary to press on to find th ...
There are people who indulge themselves in a sort of lying, which they reckon innocent, and which in one sense is so; for it hurts ...
Jargon is the verbal sleight of hand that makes the old hat seem newly fashionable; it gives an air of novelty and specious profun ...
Happy is the novelist who manages to preserve an actual love letter that he received when he was young within a work of fiction, e ...
Take the serious side of Disney, the Confucian side of Disney. It's in having taken an ethos ... where you have the values of cour ...
A happy people I call them still, whose peace and genuine morals have not been contaminated with European vices; and whose errors ...
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