[I Had Cooperated. I Could Not Have Refused. I Was Smitten With Her, Half In Love But Also Afraid, Because In My Life (and She Seemed To Know This) I Had Not Loved Anyone Without Having Been Wounded. Love Was Power And Possession, Love Caused Pain: You Were Never More Exposed Than When You Were In Love, Never More Wounded; Possession Was An Enslavement, Something Stifling.]

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"Sentía odio. Odio es una poderosa palabra; me gustaba la forma en que se sentía en mi lengua. Odio. Es una palabra dura, como un golpe en la boca. Deja un sabor como de cobre después que lo dices de la manera correcta. ODIO"

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"In that time while he was still aware, which was the worse, I wonder: the agony of his physical torture or the horror of their utter hatred, of their moral certainty that he was so beyond the bounds of what they could accept that he deserved not just a death but one of such brutality, such inhumanity, as would make the seraphs who burned Sodom bow their heads in cold respect? What is it like, I wonder, to learn the full capacity of hatred in a lesson hammered home with bone broken on wood and skin ripped on barbed wire?"

Richard Hofstadter Quotes

"What came in the end was only a small war and a quick victory; when the farmers and the gentlemen finally did coalesce in politics, they produced only the genial reforms of Progressivism; and the man on the white horse turned out to be just a graduate of the Harvard boxing squad, equipped with an immense bag of platitudes, and quite willing to play the democratic game."

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"Taking action is hard, but know what? Enduring a bad situation can be its own hell."

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"When the legend becomes fact, print the legend."

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