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[Class] cancelled due to revolution.1918
Now, I am become death, the destroyer of worlds.1945
Dangerous, therefore, to take shelter under a tree, during a thunder-gust. It has been fatal to many, both men and beasts.1751
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.1988
Eureka!c. 240 BC
Being in love with the one parent and hating the other are among the essential constituents of the stock of psychical impulses which is formed at that time.1900
The results suggest a helical structure.1952
All men by nature desire to know.c. 360 BC
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And yet it does move.1633
I have no dress except the one I wear every day.1937
There is no resilience in this particular material when it is at a temperature of 32 degrees. I believe that has some significance for our problem.1986
Such an instrument constructed by man is lacking in nothing except the life of the bird.c. 1505
The first principle of architectural beauty is that the essential lines of a construction be determined by a perfect appropriateness to its use.c. 1890
It seems probable that once the machine thinking method had started, it would not take long to outstrip our feeble powers.1951
Ere long intelligence—transmitted without wires—will throb through the earth like a pulse through a living organism.1892

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