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In violence, we forget who we are

In violence, we forget who we are

by Mary Mccarthy Found in: Violence Quotes,
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Bureaucracy, the rule of no one, has become the modern form of despotism.

Bureaucracy, the rule of no one, has become the modern form of despotism.

by Mary Mccarthy Found in: Bureaucracy Quotes,
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Liberty, as it is conceived by current opinion, has nothing inherent about it; it is a sort of gift or read more

Liberty, as it is conceived by current opinion, has nothing inherent about it; it is a sort of gift or trust bestowed on the individual by the state pending good behavior.

by Mary Mccarthy Found in: Liberty Quotes,
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I suppose everyone continues to be interested in the quest for the self, but what you feel when you're older, read more

I suppose everyone continues to be interested in the quest for the self, but what you feel when you're older, I think, is that. . . you really must make the self.

by Mary Mccarthy Found in: Quest Quotes,
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Every age has a keyhole to which its eye is pasted.

Every age has a keyhole to which its eye is pasted.

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