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The Physiology of Marriage

By: Honoré de Balzac

...MARRIAGE by HONORE DE BALZAC Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE PHYSIOL... ...GY OF MARRIAGE Author: HONORE DE BALZAC Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ...re the vehicle of all moral teaching, and the anti−narcotic of every work of literature. In literature, analysis and investigation prevail, and the we... ...abbas of the Passion. All the ancient ideas which it calls to light permeate literature since the world is the world, and there is not a single opinio... ...ing. This is the love which the ancients made the child of heaven and earth. Literature revolves round seven situations; music expresses everything wi... ...cation, and accustomed to think deliberately, in order to shine in politics, literature, art, commerce or private life that these men should all marry... ...ales of the Middle Ages; the Amadises, the Lancelots, the Tristans of ballad literature, whose constancy may justly be called fabulous, are allegories... ...ulous, are allegories of the national mythology which our imitation of Greek literature nipped in the bud. These fascinating characters, outlined The...

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Protestantism and the Rise of Capitalism

By: Max Weber

...tion which has several times provoked discussion in the Catholic press and literature, and in Catholic congresses in Germany, nam ely, the fact that b... ...lier not even a suggestion of such a meaning could be found in the secular literature of any of them, and even, in religious writings, so far as I can... ...fe and earthly activity than in either Catholicism or Lutheranism. Even in literature motivated purely by religious factors that is evident. Take for ... ...e in the strikingly frequent repetition, especially in the English Puritan literature, of warnings against any trust in the aid of friendship of men. ... ... Pilgrim's Progress, by far the most widely read book of the whole Puritan literature. In the description of Christian's attitude after he had realize... ...om Puritan writings, and may be contrasted with the late mediaeval ethical literature , which was much more open-minded on this point. Moreover, these... ... and is closely related to the customary view-point of much of the secular literature of the time. But the characteristic Puritan element appears whe... ...ta. But the situation is quite different when one looks at non-scientific literature and especially the fine arts. Here asceticism descended like a f... ...rotic and of nudity from the realm of toleration, a radical view of either literature or art could not exist. The conceptions of idle talk, of superfl...

...xed religious composition brings to light with remarkable frequency a situation which has several times provoked discussion in the Catholic press and literature, and in Catholic congresses in Germany, nam ely, the fact that business leaders and owners of capital, as well as the higher grades of skilled labor, and even more the higher technically and commercially trained pe...

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