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Rossum's Universal Robots

By: Karel Capek

...obots. Yours truly." (SULLA, who has sat motionless during dictation, now types rapidly for a few seconds, then stops, withdrawing the completed let... ... particular. Occasionally they seem to go off their heads. Something like epilepsy, you know. It's called Robot's cramp. They'll suddenly sling down...

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The Religious Dimension

By: Donald Broadribb

... of the publication rights. Copyright © 1995 and 2006 by Donald Broadribb. Typeset in Times New Roman and Futura, using the program Mellel, with an Ap... ...eligion. In describing these religions as “organized,” various degrees and types of organization are implied. King Akhenaton’s religious reformation i... ...eligion. In describing these religions as “organized,” various degrees and types of organization are implied. King Akhenaton’s religious reformation i... ... a basic attitude towards life, an attitude which can be expressed in many types of social systems and which defies any attempt at intellectual defini... ...raditions. In his remarkable application of Jung’s theory of psychological types to the classification of religions, Toynbee saw Buddhism as being of ... ...en by the insane. Occasionally, brain lesions and early forms of grand mal epilepsy also give the initial impression of visions, which appears to be b... ...ears to be behind the popular diagnosis of the Apostle Paul’s condition as epilepsy by psychiatrists in the late 1800s and early 1900s. It is often at...

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The Williams Record

By: Student Media

...earliest litera- ture we find descriptions of them, such as the account of epilepsy by Lucretius. Paintings by Leonardo de Vinci and Velasquez show ca... ...30 p. m.—Trials for WeBleyan-Am- berst-Williama debate, T. B. L. SPIRITUAL TYPES Dr. H, S. Coffin Discusses Spiritu- ality and Four Ideal Examples Dr.... ...g on the subject, "Spirituality." As illustrations of the widely different types of personality which, at different periods of history, have been re- ... ...age of accuracy with which certain weather conditions follow certain cloud types is so small that with the exception of one oloud form such observatio...

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Catherine : A Story

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...ell down grovelling among the stones, gib- bering and writhing in a fit of epilepsy. Catherine started forward and looked up. She had been standing ag... ...ng still that shall sweep us down? and yonder stands the compositor at his types who shall put up a pretty paragraph some day to say how, “Y esterday,...

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Preface to Androcles and the Lion: On the Prospects of Christianity

By: George Bernard Shaw

...er in Mark’s eyes. He represents the father of the boy whom Jesus cured of epilepsy after the transfigu- ration as a sceptic who says “Lord, I believe... ...illustrate the corruption of our civilization by making a catalogue of the types of scoundrels it produces, he always gave judges a conspicuous place ...

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The Brothers Karamazov

By: Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky

...action for a vicious profligate, who had hitherto admired only the coarser types of feminine beauty. “Those innocent eyes slit my soul up like a razor... .... Strange impulses of sudden feeling and sudden thought are common in such types. I have mentioned already that he looked bloated. His coun- tenance a... ...rst attack of the disease to which he was subject all the rest of his life—epilepsy. When Fyodor Pavlovitch heard of it, his attitude to the boy seeme...

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The Varieties of Religious Experience

By: William James

...al moral ripen- ing— Leuba’s ideas— Seemingly unconvertible per- sons— Two types of conversion— Subconscious in- cubation of motives— Self-surrender— ... ...LECTURES XI, XII, AND XIII SAINTLINESS Sainte-Beuve on the State of Grace— Types of char- acter as due to the balance of impulses and inhibi- tions— S... ...assed under different heads. The result is that we have really dif- ferent types of religious experience; and, seeking in these lectures closer acquai... ...ake it where we find it in most radical form. The psychology of individual types of character has hardly begun even to be sketched as yet—our lectures... ...tually lived on the other? This question, of the relativity of dif- ferent types of religion to different types of need, arises naturally at this poin... ...to a merely physiological nerve storm, a “discharging lesion” like that of epilepsy; or, in case it were useful and rational, as in the two latter cas...

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The Brothers Karamazov

By: Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky

... people, this love of torturing children, and children only. T o all other types of humanity these torturers behave mildly and benevolently, like cult... ...er remedy, too…. I might have died.” “But they say one can’t tell with epilepsy when a fit is com- ing. What makes you say you will have one to-mo...

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Leaves of Grass

By: Walt Whitman

...t has accrued to it from the moment of birth to the moment of death. Not the types set up by the printer return their impression, the meaning, the mai... ...y attachment, Projecting them along that substantial life, Bequeathing hence types of athletic love, Afternoon this delicious Ninth month in my forty ... ...n. 10 I see vapors exhaling from unexplored countries, I see the savage types, the bow and arrow, the poison’d splint, the fetich, and the obi. I... ...ience of restraint, The loose drift of character, the inkling through random types, the solidification; The butcher in the slaughter house, the hands ... ..., As I wended the shores I know, As I walk’d with that electric self seeking types. Leaves of Grass –Whitman 265 2 As I wend to the shores I kn... ...more of the drug shelf, laudanum, caoutchouc, or hog’s lard. This face is an epilepsy, its wordless tongue gives out the unearthly cry, Its veins down...

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The Brothers Karamazov

By: Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky

...action for a vicious profligate, who had hitherto admired only the coarser types of feminine beauty. “Those innocent eyes slit my soul up like a razor... .... Strange impulses of sudden feeling and sudden thought are common in such types. I have mentioned already that he looked bloated. His coun- tenance a... ...rst attack of the disease to which he was subject all the rest of his life—epilepsy . When Fyodor Pavlovitch heard of it, his attitude to the boy seem... ... people, this love of torturing children, and children only. T o all other types of humanity these torturers behave mildly and benevolently, like cult... ...er remedy, too…. I might have died.” “But they say one can’t tell with epilepsy when a fit is com- ing. What makes you say you will have one to-mo... ...it.” “But you did foretell the day and the hour!” “In regard to my epilepsy, sir, you had much better inquire of the doctors here. Y ou can as... ...well. “Moreover, Smerdyakov, whose health was shaken by his attacks of epilepsy , had not the courage of a chicken. ‘He fell at my feet and kissed... ...s- ter, whom he loved as his benefactor. Persons severely af- flicted with epilepsy are, so the most skilful doctors tell us, always prone to continua...

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Selected Writings

By: Guy de Maupassant

...blesome conditions, the first of which is a pro- found analogy between two types of thought. There must have been, besides, a reciprocity of affection... ...s, he “smells of the oil.” When one recalls that when attacked by hysteric epilepsy, Flaubert postponed the crisis of the terrible malady by means of ...

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