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He is a thinker: which is to say, he knows how to take things more simply than they are.
How can anyone become a thinker unless he spends at least a third of every day away from passions, people, and books?
Others indeed may talk, and write, and fight about liberty, and make an outward pretence to it; but the free-thinker alone is trul ...
It would much conduce to the public benefit, if, instead of discouraging free-thinking, there was erected in the midst of this fre ...
The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion--these are the most valuable coin of the t ...
Burke and Adams had much in common. Adams read Burke's Philosophical Inquiry, for example, as part of his preparation for life and ...
We call a man a bigot or a slave of dogma because he is a thinker who has thought thoroughly and to a definite end.
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet. Then all things are at risk.
Is not prayer also a study of truth,--a sally of the soul into the unfound infinite? No man ever prayed heartily, without learning ...
In this distribution of functions, the scholar is the delegated intellect. In the right state, he is, Man Thinking. In the degener ...
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