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There are two kinds of liberalism. A liberalism which is always, subterraneously authoritative and paternalistic, on the side of o ...
Deliberation. The act of examining one's bread to determine which side it is buttered on.
As soon as by one's own propaganda even a glimpse of right on the other side is admitted, the cause for doubting one's own right i ...
I have often been asked to be fair and view a matter from all sides. I did so, hoping that something might improve if I viewed all ...
A happy rural seat of various view:
Groves whose rich trees wept odorous gums and balm;
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In states of perplexity men will rub their chins with their hand, or tug at the lobes of their ears, or rub their foreheads or che ...
... it is a rather curious thing to have to divide one's life into personal and official compartments and temporarily put the pers ...
Fear, as opposed to anxiety, has a definite object (as most authors agree), which can be faced, analyzed, attacked, endured. One c ...
That strange premature genius Chatterton has couched in one line the quintessence of what Voltaire has said in many pages: "Reason ...
My first few weeks in America are always miserable, because the tastes I am cursed with are all of a kind that cannot be gratified ...
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