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The Heretic"s Handbook of Quotations

Cutting Comments on Burning Issues

by Charles Bufe

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Published by See Sharp Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries of quotations,
  • Reference,
  • Quotations,
  • Reference / Quotations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8701112M
    ISBN 101884365272
    ISBN 109781884365270
    OCLC/WorldCa50850090

    The gentleman of fiction may not copy the gentleman of real life; but the gentleman of real life is copying the gentleman of fiction. If we have no more turnip ghosts it is chiefly from the lack of turnips. Their movement becomes headlong — faster and faster and faster. He described Jews as enemies of Christ: "The more the Holy Spirit fills the world, the more perverse hatred dominates the souls of the Jews. It does not even rest on the kindness of the rich to the poor.

    And it is only because the North Pole is not indefinable that we can make a satisfactory map of Brighton and Worthing. For most men, an indication of penis envy or, more charitably, a metallic penis extension. Bernard Shaw may fancy he has ten faces; similarly a man engaged against a brilliant duellist may fancy that the sword of his foe has turned to ten swords in his hand. The hare and the tortoise may differ in the quality of swiftness, but they must agree in the quality of motion. Either it is true that humanity by intelligence and by the practice of mutual aid and direct action can reverse processes which appear socially inevitable, or humanity will become extinct by simple maladaptation Sacred ritual must spring from praise and holy yearnings which hammer out a significant morality.

    For the only answer is the answer which I gave at the beginning of this essay. That is embodied in the satirist whose passions are released and let go by some intolerable sense of wrong. McCabe thinks of the Alhambra and of my articles as two very odd and absurd things, which some special people do probably for money in order to amuse him. He has far less psychological authority even than the foolish missionary. Grounding Conde's story in the familiar from the previous Conde books I do not say that there are no stronger men than these; but will any one say that there are any men stronger than those men of old who were dominated by their philosophy and steeped in their religion?


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There has been no rationalist festival, no rationalist ecstasy. With this old pagan eudaemonism the sage of the Rubaiyat has quite as little to do as he has with any Christian variety. Does the prophet see the future or does he see a line of weaknessa fault or cleavage that he may shatter with words or decisions as a diamond -cutter shatters his gem with a blow of a knife?

History already has answered. The moment carries its own truth; you can't evade it. He went on to wilder and wilder stories about carving beasts into men and shooting angels like birds.

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It is necessary to cease to be a man in order to do justice to a microbe; it is not necessary to cease to be a man in order to do justice to men. That fact is really the weak point in the whole of that hedonistic neo-Paganism of which I have spoken.

It is the English who are odd because they do not see the fairies. Stilgar to Jessica The Heretics Handbook of Quotations book Fremen were supreme in that quality the ancients called "spannungsbogen" — which is the self-imposed delay between desire for a thing and the act of reaching out to grasp that thing.

But certainly the best example of Mr. If he objects to my treating of life riotously, I reply that life is a riot. Pretty good for those days. If we were to-morrow morning snowed up in the street in which we live, we should step suddenly into a much larger and much wilder world than we have ever known.

But the men of the clique live together because they have the same kind of soul, and their narrowness is a narrowness of spiritual coherence and contentment, like that which exists in hell. Was he of the Sardaukar, m'Lord?

He summoned up a vision And made himself a saint. Heresiology is the study of heresy. How can I when I've seen it fulfilled thousands of times?

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