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I believe that truth has only one face: that of a violent contradiction.
I write about violence as naturally as Jane Austen wrote about manners. Violence shapes and obsesses our society, and if we do not ...
Do not envy the violent and do not choose any of their ways...
The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger; the first is a perpetual call upon them to propagate their kind, ...
I should prefer a Woman that is agreeable in my own Eye, and not deformed in that of the World, to a celebrated Beauty. If you mar ...
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Young men have strong passions and tend to gratify them indiscriminately. Of the bodily desires, it is the sexual by which they ar ...
So little are the Homeric heroes presented as developing or having developed, that most of them--Nestor, Agamemnon, Achilles--appe ...
For pain is perhaps but a violent pleasure? Who could determine the point where pleasure becomes pain, where pain is still a pleas ...
It takes twenty or so years before a mother can know with any certainty how effective her theories have been--and even then there ...
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