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|Nowadays the Germans are bored with intellect, the Germans mistrust intellect, |
politics devours all seriousness for really intellectual things — Deutschland.
Deutschland iiber ... 19 When they are not at war they do a little hunting, but
spend most of their time in idleness, sleeping and eating. The strongest ...
GETTING AHEAD 1 It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is a
wonderful aid in the pursuit of fortune; but the art of being bored is infinitely more
successful. 2 No man rises ...
|It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is a wonderful aid in the pursuit |
of fortune; but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful. Only the history
of free peoples is worth our attention; the history of men under a despotism is ...
|The Devil's Dictionary is a satirical reference book offering an eclectic selection of terms, political doublespeak, as well as other aspects of human foolishness and frailty.|
|The international bestseller that launched a movement with its powerful insight: “Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.” The Art of Loving is a rich and detailed guide to love—an achievement ...|
|TEA DITTY David Barenholtz, of Apex Fine Art, and partner Randy Arnold are |
opening the first U.S. Le Palais des Thes. ... And I can outtraaaade that dealer out
in the Valley, and what's more my dog can whip his dog. ... I was a crack—
absolutely crack— pilot, but that didn't help so I wound up buying a car, an old
Hudson, and fixed it up, and all of a sudden .... He gave me a sense of what
being a journalist is like, of what it's like to live in Southern California. ...... An
|This is just the initial act in a magnificent odyssey that seamlessly merges the actual with the imagined. A book whose importance is eclipsed only by its quality, The Satanic Verses is a key work of our times.|
|As Hitler and the Nazis gained power, first party members and then the general public were pressured to buy the book. By the time Hitler became chancellor of the Third Reich in 1933, the book stood atop the German bestseller lists.|
|Unique in its attention to the thoughts and feelings of a female protagonist, Jane Eyre was ahead of its time as a proto-feminist text.|