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[On Harvard President Charles William Eliot's lamentation that the average Harvard graduate had fewer than two children:] That is ...
The duties which a police officer owes to the state are of a most exacting nature. No one is compelled to choose the profession of ...
Error is a supposition that pleasure and pain, that intelligence, substance, life, are existent in matter. Error is neither Mind n ...
When much intercourse with a friend has supplied us with a standard of excellence, and has increased our respect for the resources ...
I have always taken as the standard of the mode of teaching and writing, not the abstract, particular, professional philosopher, b ...
The Butte citizen's blood pressure rises and falls with the price of copper. He opposes war "and yet, when you come to think of it ...
The master propagandist, like the advertising expert, avoids obvious emotional appeals and strives for a tone that is consistent w ...
The art of advertisement, after the American manner, has introduced into all our life such a lavish use of superlatives, that no s ...
In the beautiful, man sets himself up as the standard of perfection; in select cases he worships himself in it.... Man believes th ...
An indirect quotation we can usually expect to rate only as better or worse, more or less faithful, and we cannot even hope for a ...
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