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Intuition, like the rays of the sun, acts only in an inflexibly straight line; it can guess right only on condition of never diver ...
Americans see history as a straight line and themselves standing at the cutting edge of it as representatives for all mankind. The ...
A tragic or comic plot is not a straight line: it is a parabola following the shapes of the mouths on the conventional masks. Come ...
Dubliners, strictly speaking, are my fellow-countrymen, but I don't care to speak of our "dear, dirty Dublin" as they do. Dubliner ...
A modern democracy is a tyranny whose borders are undefined; one discovers how far one can go only by traveling in a straight line ...
Logic, too, also rests on assumptions that do not correspond to anything in the real world, e.g., on the assumption that there are ...
Mathematics ... would certainly have not come into existence if one had known from the beginning that there was in nature no exact ...
Formula of my happiness: a Yes, a No, a straight line, a goal.
Columbus has sailed westward of these isles by the mariner's compass, but neither he nor his successors have found them. We are no ...
Art is the filigrain of a little mind, and is twisted and involved and curled, but would reach farther if laid out in a straight l ...
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