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Bedeutung Magazine Issue 4: Intellectuals & Masses // a study of the depiction of the 'average' person by intellectuals

“There is nothing so annoying as to be fairly rich, of a fairly good family, pleasing presence, average education, to be ‘not stupid,’ kind-hearted, and yet to have no talent at all, no originality, not a single idea of one’s own—to be, in fact, ‘just like everyone else.’ Of such people there are countless numbers in [...]
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The Physiology of Taste

Aphorisms of the ProfessorTo Serve as Prolegomena to His Work and Eternal Basis to the Science I. The universe would be nothing were it not for life and all that lives must be fed.II. Animals fill themselves; man eats. The man of mind alone knows how to eat.III. The destiny of nations depends on the manner [...]
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