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Berlin Codex
The Berlin Codex (also known as the Akhmim Codex), given the accession number Papyrus Berolinensis 8502, is a Coptic manuscript from the 5th century AD
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Berlin Wall
The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer) was a guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. The barrier
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Adolf Hitler
Long live Germany! Speech at the Lustgarten in Berlin, April 4, 1932. As quoted in Hitler's Berlin: Abused City, Thomas Friedrich, Yale University Press
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Germany
North Sea and the Baltic Sea to the north. Its capital and largest city is Berlin. With 80.7 million inhabitants, Germany is the most populous member state
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Johann Gottfried Herder
Seele (1774); cited from Bernhard Suphan (ed.) Herders sämmtliche Werke (Berlin: Weidmann, 1877-1913) vol. 8, p. 252. Translation from Roy Pascal The German
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François-René de Chateaubriand
Chateaubriand reminds us, I am dead. The words wrest us away from the event he is relating, his arrival in Berlin, to remind us in the most direct terms that our
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George Grosz (category People from Berlin)
Grosz and Heartfield, 1920: text on their billboard at the Dada fair in Berlin Yes, [to] the Communist party! [the presiding judge asked Grosz: 'Do you
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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
for existence is very difficult here [Berlin! - in 1911 Kirchner and his Brücke-friends moved from Dresden to Berlin], but the possibilities are also greater
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Communism
make economic progress. Lass' sie nach Berlin kommen. Let them come to Berlin. John F. Kennedy, Speech in Berlin; see also the Ich bin ein Berliner Speech
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Manusmriti
& Vasti Roodt, eds.: Nietzsche, Power and Politics (Walter de Gruyter, Berlin 2008) There is one very serious mistake in Jacolliot that seems to have
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Christopher Isherwood
shutter open, quite passive, recording, not thinking. "Berlin Diary" (1930) from Goodbye to Berlin (1939) If I fear anything, I fear the atmosphere of the
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September 21
guided by the beauty of our weapons First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin. ~ Leonard Cohen ~ proposed by Kalki 2009 Ah, you loved me as a loser, But
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Military
outcome would be otherwise. The French military ataché [Eugène Stoffel] in Berlin had recently made a chilling observation: "Prussia is not a country which
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John F. Kennedy (section Berlin Crisis speech)
the crisis in Berlin, Germany. In his speech the President addresses the Soviet Union's attempts to cut off America's access to West Berlin, thus making
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Otto von Bismarck
receive, and should have to carry out, an order from Berlin to drive them back.” “Then fetch the King away,” I said. He replied: “There will be no great difficulty
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Ian Kershaw
supporters since 1928—indeed stayed away from the polls as a result of the Nazi support for the strike… saw the Berlin transport strike as evidence that
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Dada
Switzerland [Dada in Zurich] and bedding down on a vulcano, as we did in Berlin. Richard Huelsenbeck, in his later memories on Dada; as quoted in Looking
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Walter Benjamin (category People from Berlin)
fleeting or eternal — is in neither case the stuff that life is made of. A Berlin Chronicle (1932–, unfinished), in Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings – vol
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Wall
that defines an area, carries a load, or provides shelter or security. The Berlin Wall was not dismantled by rulers and agreements but rather by citizens
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Sociology
evidence more zealous and the attention to method more intense. Isaiah Berlin Karl Marx: His Life and Environment. 3rd edition (1967). Time Inc Book Division
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Raiders of the Lost Ark
Let me ask you this: Would you feel more comfortable opening the Ark in Berlin for your Führer? Finding out, only then, if the sacred pieces of the Covenant
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Jesse Owens
and civic leader; winner of 4 Gold medals in the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany; he used the name Jesse beginning in childhood, when he gave his
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Seán O'Casey
from Berlin, in a letter to The Daily Telegraph (8 July 1941); published in The Letters of Sean O'Casey: 1910-41 (1975) p. 890 Wealth often takes away chances
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Walter Reuther (section Address before the Berlin Freedom Rally (1959))
threatened the freedom of all is in jeopardy. Address before the Berlin Freedom Rally, West Berlin, Germany, May 1, 1959, as quoted in Walter P Reuther: Selected
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Wall Street
The fall of Wall Street is for market fundamentalism what the fall of the Berlin Wall was for communism. Joseph E. Stiglitz Interview with Nathan Gardels
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Mikhail Gorbachev
skeptical over the Soviet leader and hammered away at the "evil empire." During his June 1987 visit to celebrate Berlin's 750th anniversary, the president, standing
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Passion
arises a disturbance in its whole body. Jesus, attributed by Mary, in the Berlin Codex, Gospel of Mary, Chapter 4 [1] [T]his man who is devoured by jealousy
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Archilochus
knows one big thing. As quoted in The Hedgehog and the Fox (1953) by Isaiah Berlin Variant translations: The fox knows many things; the hedgehog one great
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Joseph Goebbels
in its northern branch. He was appointed Gauleiter (district leader) for Berlin in 1926, where he began to take an interest in the use of propaganda to
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Wings of Desire
Wings of Desire (Der Himmel über Berlin [The Sky over Berlin or Heaven over Berlin]) is a 1987 German film about an angel who tires of overseeing human
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Nature
resolved into the roots of its own nature alone. Jesus attributed by Mary, Berlin Codex, Gospel of Mary, Chapter 4 [1] Peter said: What is the sin of the
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Leonard Cohen
coming now, I'm coming to reward them First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin. "First We Take Manhattan" (written in 1986) - Leonard Cohen video - Jennifer
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Georgy Pyatakov
1937, after he had confessed to leadership of a wrecking ring. I went to Berlin in the spring of 1931 with a large purchasing commission headed by Pyatakov;
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Eugene V. Debs
Beast of Berlin. And yet, he permitted himself to be entertained by that Beast of Berlin; had his feet under the mahogany of the Beast of Berlin; was cheek
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Annie Get Your Gun
Get Your Gun (1946) is a Broadway musical with lyrics and music by Irving Berlin. The story is a fictionalized account of the life of Annie Oakley (1860–1926)
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Rosa Luxemburg
why the future victory will bloom from this 'defeat'. 'Order reigns in Berlin!' You stupid henchmen! Your 'order' is built on sand. Tomorrow the revolution
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Hermann Göring
Allied bombers devastated Germany; many ordinary Germans, especially in Berlin, took to calling him "Meier" and air raid sirens "Meier's Trumpets". It
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Sword
(1987) - Full lyrics at LyricWiki · Tour performance · Video 2 Live in Berlin There may be a hundred stances and sword positions, but you win with just
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Downfall (2004 film)
know that Berlin is under artillery fire? Karl Koller: No. Hitler: Can't you hear the shelling? Koller: No, I'm in Wildpark Werder. Hitler: Berlin is chaotic
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Fareed Zakaria
moments, each a breakdown of sorts. It was born amid the collapse of the Berlin Wall, in 1989. The end, or really the beginning of the end, was another
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Motivation
celebration of Max Planck's 60th birthday before the Physical Society in Berlin, in Albert Einstein, Ideas and Opinions (1954). We must not inquire too
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Understanding
him hear. ... He who has a mind to understand, let him understand. Mary, Berlin Codex, Gospel of Mary, Chapter 4 [1] If we understood something just one
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Gottfried Leibniz
peu de temps de grands progrès (1688–1690) When Sir A. Fountaine was at Berlin with Leibnitz in 1701, and at supper with the Queen of Prussia, she asked
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The Holocaust
end to them... In January, there is going to be an important meeting in Berlin to discuss this question...Whatever its outcome, a great Jewish emigration
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Character
Commencement Speech. What's In A Name? President, Berlin, Conn., Board of Education, Berlin High School, Berlin, Conn., June 17, 2012. Our stability is but
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Fatherland (film)
Speer, built a monument to the Thousand-Year Reich. Germania's capital, Berlin, became a Nazi showplace. The SS became a peacetime police force, patrolling
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Niccolò Machiavelli
with traditional Western morality. Isaiah Berlin, "The Originality of Machiavelli" (1971); see also Isaiah Berlin#The Originality of Machiavelli (1971) At
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Marlon Brando
would be no progress that way. At a press conference for The Young Lions in Berlin; republished in Marlon Brando, Portraits and Film Stills 1946-1995 (1996)
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Judaism
end to them... In January, there is going to be an important meeting in Berlin to discuss this question...Whatever its outcome, a great Jewish emigration
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Antinomianism
like the lawgiver lest you be constrained by it. Gospel of Mary, 4:38, Berlin Gnostic Codex Jesus said to his Jews: “The law was for slaves—love god as
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George S. Patton
quicker we can go home. The shortest way home is through Berlin and Tokyo. And when we get to Berlin, I am personally going to shoot that paper hanging son-of-a-bitch
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Fritz Todt
buried in the Invalidenfriedhof, located in the Scharnhorst-Strasse in Berlin and became the first holder, albeit posthumously, of the German Order. The
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Apt Pupil (film)
After that you disappeared, but then in 1965 you were spotted in West Berlin. Kurt Dussander: Listen, boy... I don't have time for this game. Now get
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Western betrayal
later Mikolajczyk was expelled, when the end of Benesh and Masaryk came, Berlin was blocked, Budapest was in flames and turned silent, when ruins fumed
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Pacifism
because the murder of men is disgusting. Albert Einstein, statement in Berlin, 1920, as quoted in Einstein : His Life and Times (1947) by Philipp Frank
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Vasily Chuikov
Kiev, left Hitlerite Germany facing catastrophe. Quoted in "The fall of Berlin" - by Vasily Ivanovich Chuĭkov - 1968 Wikipedia has an article about: Vasily
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Tracey Ullman
it was a kind of therapy. I left school at 16 and went to Berlin and danced [...] West Berlin, 1976. It was amazing. I wish they hadn't taken the wall
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Speech
Benjamin Disraeli, in reference to Lord Harrington's resolution on the Berlin Treaty (July 30, 1878). The hare-brained chatter of irresponsible frivolity
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Neville Chamberlain
words of the leader on the Munich Agreement. Monsieur J'aime Berlin [Mr. I-love-Berlin]. French nickname for Chamberlain (punning on the sound of "Chamberlain"
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Martin Bormann
II came to a close, Bormann held out with Hitler in the Führerbunker in Berlin. On Apriil 30, 1945, just before committing suicide, Hitler urged Bormann
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The Great Escape (film)
being relieved as camp commandant] It looks, after all, as if you will see Berlin before I do. Look, sir, you talk about the High Command and the Luftwaffe
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Galen
Phillip (1978- 1984) Galen, On the Doctrines of Hippocrates and Plato, Berlin. p. 233; cited in: Christopher Jon Elliott. "Galen, Rome and the Second
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Carl Zuckmayer
Hitler Putsch in 1923 in Munich. I saw the early period of Nazi rule in Berlin. But none of this was comparable to those days in Vienna. What was unleashed
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Nazism
NY, Metropolitan Books (2007) p. 13. Hitler’s speech to workers at the Berlin’s Rheinmetall-Borsig factory (Oct. 10, 1940) Nazism, for all its revolutionary
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Third eye
eye would stare Nothing can compare not want care and I'll see you there Berlin Blues (Song) by Alice Phoebe Lou Mr. Bubble meets superfly in my third eye
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Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Philosophie des Rechts oder Naturrecht und Staatswissenschaft im Grundrisse", Berlin, 1833, p. 35) "Any idea is a generalization, and generalization is a property
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Existence
Concept of Irony, with Continual Reference to Socrates/Notes of Schelling's Berlin Lectures, Princeton University Press, 21 April 2013, p. 444 They envy you
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Technology
Europe. Hay moved the greatness of Rome to Paris and London, and later to Berlin and Moscow and New York. [The year-round growth of green grass in the Mediterranean
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Anarchists Against the Wall
Direct action is the democratic act when democracy stops functions. The Berlin wall was not dismantled by rulers and agreements but rather by citizens
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Casablanca (film)
underestimate American blundering. I was with them when they "blundered" into Berlin in 1918. Rick: That was some going-over your men gave my place. We just
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NCIS (season 10) (section Berlin [10.21])
is visibly upset, tears running down his face] [dancing with Tony in a Berlin bar, Ziva flashes back to being a young girl, dancing with her father in
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Georgy Zhukov
Soviet soldier Dedication, p. 5 With my new instructions I returned to Berlin. The very day after my arrival I was visited by General of the Army Eisenhower
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Honor
Frederick the Great to take and remove the famous library of Count Brühl to Berlin and who replied to his king: "This is unbefitting to an officer of His Majesty"
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Freedom
kritische Würdigung, Berlin 1920 p. 109 and in Rosa Luxemburg - Gesammelte Werke Vol. 4, p. 359, Footnote 3, Dietz Verlag Berlin (Ost), 1983 Variant:
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Pope Pius XII
to Romania, April 7 1944 Those of us who were foreign correspondents in Berlin during the days of the Weimar Republic were not unfamiliar with the figure
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Nikolai Berdyaev
intellectuals, of exile or execution. Reluctantly, Berdyaev chose exile to Berlin. He was never again to return to Russia. Richard Schain, in In Love with
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The Blacklist (TV series) (section No. 8: Berlin [1.21])
Ranger! What a memory. Tom Keen: You don't choose Berlin. He chooses you. And he is coming. Milos 'Berlin' Kirchoff: They say he started in the Red Army
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Megadeth
The U.S. invaded, Ha! there was no U.N. Libya bombed a discotheque in Berlin killing Americans, there was no U.N. Iran funds Hamas, and attacked the
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Alan Partridge
recreate the Berlin Olympics with these three old women, you'd say "Alan, that is hot, we were wrong earlier." You join us live at the Berlin Olympics on
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Joseph Stalin
results? What guarantee is there that the fascist literary politicians in Berlin will be more fortunate than the old and experienced conquerors in Rome?
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Benjamin Disraeli
the country. Speech at Dover, England after arriving from the Congress of Berlin (16 July 1878), quoted in The Times (17 July 1878), p. 5 Lord Salisbury
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Cabaret (1972 film)
musical film about a female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin who romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them. Directed
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New York City
Quotations. Everybody ought to have a lower East Side in their life. Irving Berlin, Vogue (Nov. 1, 1962) You know what’s great about New York? The threshold
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Christian Wirth
courage to kill Christian Wirth — then Aktion Reinhard would have collapsed. Berlin would not have found another man with such energy for evil and nastiness
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Call of Duty (series)
end a war, Chernov! Commissar Markhov: [over a loudspeaker] Citizens of Berlin! A ring of steel surrounds your rotten city! We will crush all who dare
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Nick Hornby
have his heart stopped by the chords, the swing, and, once again, Steve Berlin’s wonderfully greasy sax. On the Los Lobos boxed set El Cancionero, from
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Truth
Address at the Free University of Berlin (26 June 1963). Source: John F. Kennedy: "Address at the Free University of Berlin," June 26, 1963. Online by Gerhard
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Kazimir Malevich
Berlin, 1922) was only beginning to be discussed - Malevich took pains to emphasize that he was an ideological worker in art. And that the Berlin exhibition
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Bourgeoisie
1934), pp. 28-52 The Pharus Hall was a meeting hall the Nazis often used in Berlin. Hypocrisy is the characteristic feature of the dying bourgeois epoch. Joseph
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Heinz von Foerster
Foerster in: "Interview mit Heinz von Foerster". by Kai Lorenz, Gernot Grub. Berlin, 23 January 1997. Objectivity is a subject's delusion that observing can
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Intellectual
of oneself as a member. Otherwise runaway slaves and tunnelers under the Berlin Wall would be irresponsible. Richard Rorty, “Postmodernist bourgeois liberalism
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Roman Polański
they aren't. "Roman Polanski: An Exclusive Interview" by Taylor Montague Berlin was great. It’s a new generation. If you continue to hate, you are entering
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Ayn Rand
earth. The evidence is incontrovertible. The contrast between West and East Berlin is the latest demonstration, like a laboratory experiment for all to see
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Repetition (Kierkegaard)
meaning of repetition. Without anyone knowing about it I went by steamship to Berlin. p. 150 For a cultured person, seeing a farce is similar to playing the
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Peter Ustinov
overwhelmingly gifted. You had to imagine a cross between Dr Johnson, Isaiah Berlin, Peter Sellers and don't forget Charlie Chaplin — because Peter was a great
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Antisemitism
do not have anywhere a soil on which they have grown up, but who live in Berlin today, in Brussels tomorrow, Paris the day after that, and then again in
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Courage
presence of the different forms of nature. Jesus, attributed by Mary in the Berlin Codex, Gospel of Mary, Chapter 4 [1] Christianity offers reasons for not
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Human nature
Neurophilosophical Theory of Human Nature and its Universal Security Implications. Berlin: LIT, p. 15 Natural desires are limited; but those which spring from false
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Haltlose personality disorder
into the deeply-loathed enemy overnight.", Dr. L. Scholz, Anomale Kinder, Berlin. 1919 [When] convinced of unseemly cases, of committing crimes, such persons
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Theodore Roosevelt
Beast of Berlin. And yet, he permitted himself to be entertained by that Beast of Berlin; had his feet under the mahogany of the Beast of Berlin; was cheek
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