Essays & Correspondence
epub |eng | 2009-08-27 | Author:Samuel Johnson [Johnson, Samuel]

On Theory and Practice ____________________________________________ Nil fuit unquam Sic dispar sibi _____________________________________________ HOR. Sure such a various creature ne’er was known. FRANCIS. Among the many inconsistencies which folly produces, or ...
( Category: Essays April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-11-08 | Author:Marquis de Sade [Sade, Marquis de]

In my terror I had unfortunately forgotten to tear up the Comtesse’s letter. Suspecting I have it, he asks me for it, and I am about to deny it, but ...
( Category: European April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2001-05-28 | Author:Mahatma K Gandhi [Gandhi, Mahatma K]

82. VYKOM SATYAGRAHA [Extract from Gandhiji's reply to a letter from a Vykom Satyagrahi.] Satyagrahis must not be dejected. They dare not give way to despair. Of all my Tamil ...
( Category: Historical April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-14 | Author:Marguerite Duras [Duras, Marguerite]

It was as though the word I wrote already contained its image within itself. To film it was to pursue the discourse and amplify it. It was to continue writing—on ...
( Category: Modern April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kate Farrell [Farrell, Kate]

The Homeless Period: It Doesn’t Bear Thinking About and That’s the Problem KYLYSSA SHAY There are a lot of things I’d rather forget about from my time spent being homeless; ...
( Category: Essays April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Isaiah Berlin [Berlin, Isaiah]

THE DIVORCE BETWEEN THE SCIENCES AND THE HUMANITIES I MY SUBJECT IS the relation of the natural sciences to the humanities: more particularly, a growing tension between them; and especially ...
( Category: Fascism April 4,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-09-24 | Author:Vidal, Gore [Vidal, Gore]

59 DRUGS It is possible to stop most drug addiction in the United States within a very short time. Simply make all drugs available and sell them at cost. Label ...
( Category: United States April 4,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2010-10-14 | Author:Rajmohan Gandhi

Though rejecting the charge that he was working against Congress, and contending that members could not be ‘totally debarred from persuading Congressmen to alter their opinions,’ C.R. left Congress. A ...
( Category: Asia April 4,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:McWhirter, Cameron,Davis, Michael T.

1 The “Farewell” Pound referred to was Edward VIII’s abdication radio speech. According to a comment Pound made in a Rome radio broadcast on May 10, 1942, the quotation came ...
( Category: Essays & Correspondence April 4,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Emmanuel Carrère

4 In 1997 Julie met a certain Paul, with whom she and her two children moved to Stockton, a working-class city ninety or so miles from San Francisco. Darcy saw ...
( Category: French April 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2004-01-31 | Author:George Sand & Gustave Flaubert [Sand, George]

CLXXI. TO GUSTAVE FLAUBERT, at Croisset Nohant, 26 July, 1870 I think this war is infamous; that authorized Marseillaise, a sacrilege. Men are ferocious and conceited brutes; we are in ...
( Category: Letters April 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-14 | Author:Minna Salami

Of Womanhood Waxing Gibbous Blue is a feminine color in Africa. According to the ancient myths, this is because Goddess Asi of the Foya Kamara in modern-day Sierra Leone yearned ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism April 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-12-12 | Author:Kristol, Irving;

1996 The Neoconservative Persuasion What exactly is neoconservatism? Journalists, and now even presidential candidates, speak with an enviable confidence on who or what is “neoconservative,” and seem to assume the ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism April 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-30 | Author:Samantha Irby [Irby, Samantha]

When my parents divorced, my mom and I moved from that house to this two-flat on the other side of town, across the street from both the church and the ...
( Category: Essays April 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-20 | Author:Anais Nin

( Category: Women April 1,2020 )