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The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveal ...
Summer involves going down as a steep flight of steps
To a narrow ledge over the water. Is this it, then,
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When the excessively shy force themselves to be forward, they are frequently surprisingly unsubtle and overdirect and even rude: t ...
Perhaps the whole root of our trouble, the human trouble, is that we will sacrifice all the beauty of our lives, will imprison our ...
Eroticism differs from animal sexuality in that human sexuality is limited by taboos and the domain of eroticism is that of the tr ...
We live amid falling taboos. In our crowded little hour of history we have seen how the prejudice of religion no longer can bar th ...
Both magic and religion are based strictly on mythological tradition, and they also both exist in the atmosphere of the miraculous ...
I think the greatest taboos in America are faith and failure.
Whenever a taboo is broken, something good happens, something vitalizing.... Taboos after all are only hangovers, the product of d ...
Isn't privacy about keeping taboos in their place?
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