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In the tale, in the telling, we are all one blood. Take the tale in your teeth, then, and bite till the blood runs, hoping it's no ...
An old man, sir, and his wits are not so blunt as, God help, I would desire they were; but, in faith, honest as the skin between h ...
What strikes one about the Autobiography is its complete lack of sentimentality. Franklin had a pronounced character which he pres ...
Hell is out of fashion--institutional hells at any rate. The populated infernos of the 20th century are more private affairs, the ...
When one walks, one is brought into touch first of all with the essential relations between one's physical powers and the characte ...
The differences between the two men were pronounced. Galileo was an urbane gentleman who loved wine (which he described as "light ...
The history of art is almost three times longer than that of writing, and the relationship between the two types of expression can ...
Genius sits in a glass house--but in an unbreakable one--conceiving ideas. After giving birth, it falls into madness. Stretches ou ...
If a sound justification for most scientific activity is going to be found, it will eventually come perhaps from a recognition tha ...
But how do we recognize ourselves? How can man know himself? He is a dark and hidden thing; whereas the hare is said to have seven ...
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