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For twelve successive Congresses we have appeared before committees of the two Houses making this plea, that the underlying princi ...
As a first approximation, I define "belief" not as the object of believing (a dogma, a program, etc.) but as the subject's investm ...
... in all cases of monstrosity at birth anaesthetics should be applied by doctors publicly appointed for that purpose... Every su ...
To a first approximation, the intentional strategy consists of treating the object whose behavior you want to predict as a rationa ...
We still leave unblotted in the leaves of our statute book, for the reverence and admiration of successive ages, the just and whol ...
The fascinating thing to a dispassionate observer about the structure of life in the Soviet Union is that in their efforts to prod ...
The true critic is a scrupulous avoider of formulae; he refrains from statements which pretend to be literally true; he finds fact ...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends. For every friend whom he loses for truth, he gains a better.
He represents the privilege of the intellect, the power, namely, of carrying up every fact to successive platforms, and so disclos ...
A sturdy lad from New Hampshire or Vermont who in turn tries all the professions, who teams it, farms it, peddles, keeps a school, ...
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