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Cities: Aldous Huxley

A large city cannot be experientially known; its life is too manifold for any individual to participate in it. Aldous Huxley Beyond the Mexique Bay I find this an interesting idea. I have lived in London and New York for … Continue reading

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Imperialism In The 21st Century: Joseph Chamberlain

The day of small nations has long passed away. The day of Empires has come. Learn to think Imperially. Joseph Chamberlain 1836-1914 Speech in Birmingham, 1904. The image is copyright: stockshoppe via Shutterstock Spot on, Joseph! Of course, not quite … Continue reading

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Cities And The Passage Of Time

Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford. Dr … Continue reading

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