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#1. American feminism's nose dive began when Kate Millet, that imploding beanbag of poisonous self-pity, declared Freud a sexist. Trying to build a sex theory without studying Freud, women have made nothing but mud pies. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#2. Music never dies. Do we really need another Madonna tour? Does she have to compete with women performers 25 years her junior? - Author: Camille Paglia
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#3. I am never in a hurry to reach details. First and above all I am interested in the large masses and the general character of a picture; when these are well established, then I try for subtleties of form and color. I rework the painting constantly and freely, and without any systematic method. - Author: Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
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#4. Art has to maintain as large a space for interpretation as possible, and to protect itself from being too narrow. - Author: Camille Henrot
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#5. Even more blood welled up and spilled down his arm, splattering onto the ground.
"Camille's carpet," Magnus protested.
"It's blood," said Will. "She ought to be thrilled. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#6. Send me one hundred francs on our future deals, otherwise I will disappear in a cataclysm. - Author: Camille Claudel
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#7. Repression is an evolutionary adaptation permitting us to function under the burden of our expanded consciousness. For what we are conscious of could drive us mad. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#8. The venerable emeritus professors still at Yale when I entered graduate school [in the 1960s] may have been reserved, puritanical WASPs, but they were men of honor who had given their lives to scholarship. Today in the elite schools, honor and ethics are gone. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#9. If colleges and universities are really concerned about women's rights, then they must adjust to a far more flexible structure to allow young women students to take leaves of absence if they want to have children early. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#10. I am dirt
and all the nights that keep ending like this:
I return from the party, my life is smoke,
I fall asleep trying to seduce you - Author: Camille Rankine
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#11. As Danton sees it, the most bizarre aspect of Camille's character is his desire to scribble over every blank surface; he sees a guileless piece of paper, virgin and harmless, and persecutes it till it is black with words, and then besmirches its sister, and so on, through the quire. - Author: Hilary Mantel
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#12. In life and love, there are no impossibilities. - Author: Camille Lucy
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#13. Every reading is partial, but that does not absolve us from the quest for meaning, which defines us as a species. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#14. [T]he most viciously intolerant campus I ever visited as a lecturer was Brown, where the humanities program has been gutted by a jejune brand of feminist theory and cultural and media studies. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#15. When something comes to you so easily, it may leave that same way, and you'll be left wondering if it ever was at all. - Author: Camille Pagan
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#16. The trauma of the Sixties persuaded me that my generation's egalitarianism was a sentimental error. I now see the hierarchical as both beautiful and necessary. Efficiency liberates; egalitarianism tangles, delays, blocks, deadens. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#17. I think art must be the place where you are protected from the logic of the outside world. - Author: Camille Henrot
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#18. Painting, art in general, enchants me. It is my life. What else matters? When you put all your soul into a work, all that is noble in you, you cannot fail to find a kindred soul who understands you, and you do not need a host of such spirits. Is not that all an artist should wish for? - Author: Camille Pissarro
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#19. Strider hovered over the scope and slammed his eye on it before jumping back with a hand over the squinting eye. That bloody thing is dangerous. - Author: Tess Oliver
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#20. I say the law should be blind to race, gender and sexual orientation, just as it claims to be blind to wealth and power. There should be no specially protected groups of any kind, except for children, the severely disabled and the elderly, whose physical frailty demands society's care. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#21. Being something for someone else is a perfectly good waste of a life, isn't it? - Author: Camille Pagan
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#22. Madonna is the true feminist. She exposes the puritanism and suffocating ideology of American feminism, which is stuck in an adolescent whining mode. Madonna has taught young women to be fully female and sexual while still exercising control over their lives. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#23. So here are reasons why I talk to strangers: because I never know what might happen, because the world is full of surprises; because the very thing I am most worried about might turn into the thing I need most. - Author: Camille Dungy
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#24. Rule of art: Cant kills creativity! - Author: Camille Paglia
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#25. I know that Instagram belongs to Facebook, so I cannot really stand on a political pedestal and say, "I'm against Facebook!" But I haven't wanted to be on Facebook from the beginning. - Author: Camille Henrot
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#26. I hope you're feeling better about yourself too, Camille. That's an important thing, liking oneself. A good attitude infects just as easily as a bad one." "Enjoy the horses." "I always do. - Author: Gillian Flynn
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#27. Every month, it is woman's fate to face the abyss of time and being, the abyss which is herself. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#28. Love couldn't be moved by circumstance, poor choices, or even blatant lies - skewed and damaged, yes, but the heart couldn't deny what it wanted most once the desire was planted. Whether in bliss or affliction, love owned you all the same. - Author: Rachael Wade
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#29. [W]omen will never be taken seriously until they accept full responsibility for their sexuality. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#30. In today's impoverished dialogue, critiques of liberalism are often naively called "conservative," as if twenty-five hundred years of Western intellectual tradition presented no other alternatives. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#31. to Billionaires' Quay in Port Vauban for this impromptu meeting - Author: Camille Aubray
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#32. It is in fact agreed that I am the plague, the cholera of the benevolent and generous men who are interested in art and that, when I show myself with my plasters, even the Emperor of the Sahara would flee. - Author: Camille Claudel
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#33. Nature is so varied in its modes of action, so multiple in the manisftations of its power, that we have no night to set any limits to its capabilities. - Author: Camille Flammarion
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#34. If the existence of human beings leads to nothing, what is all this comedy about? - Author: Camille Flammarion
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#35. They try to force me to sculpt here. They don't succeed, so they make trouble for me. - Author: Camille Claudel
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#36. If Obama fails to win reelection, let the blame be first laid at the door of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, who at a pivotal point threw gasoline on the flames by comparing angry American citizens to Nazis. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#37. Don't fear anything for your letters, they are burnt one by one and I hope you do the same with mine. - Author: Camille Claudel
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#38. Beauty is our escape from the murky flesh-envelope that imprisons us. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#39. Christianity began as a religion of the poor and dispossessed - farmers, fishermen, Bedouin shepherds. There's a great lure to that kind of simplicity and rigor - the discipline, the call to action. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#40. One can do such lovely things with so little. Subjects that are too beautiful end by appearing theatrical. - Author: Camille Pissarro
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#41. The western mind makes definitions; it draws lines. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#42. Running to Mommy and Daddy on the campus grievance committee is unworthy of strong women. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#43. Don't imitate, don't follow the others, or else you will lag behind them. - Author: Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
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#44. It's aggravating that Hollywood has never gotten credit for the role it played in promoting modern design. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#45. The airheads of Congress will keep their own plush healthcare plan - it's the rest of us guinea pigs who will be thrown to the wolves. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#46. Pursuit and seduction are the essence of sexuality. It's part of the sizzle. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#47. [W]earisome as it may seem, women must realize that, in making a commitment to a man, they have merged in his unconscious with his mother and have therefore inherited the ambivalence of that relationship. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#48. The thrill of terror is passive, masochistic, and implicitly feminine. It is imaginative submission to overwhelming superior force. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#49. The saints, many of them women, warred with themselves as well as God. The body has its own animal urges, just as there are attractions and repulsions in sex that modern liberalism cannot face. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#50. Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sorts of stuff too prove that they are worthy of a woman's attention. - Author: Camille Pagliah
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#51. It is absurd to look for perfection. - Author: Camille Pissarro
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#52. Male urination really is a kind of accomplishment, an arc of transcendance. A woman merely waters the ground she stands on. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#53. Academic Marxism is a fantasy world, and unctuous compassion-sweepstakes, into which real workers or peasants never penetrate. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#54. At the opening of the Odyssey, Telemachus, inspired by the male-born Athena, searches for his father by turning against his mother. Jesus too publicly spurns his mother to be about his father's business. Male adulthood begins with the breaking of female chains.? - Author: Camille Paglia
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#55. I operate under the assumption that people don't notice the good in me. That's just how things always seem to play out. I get blamed, while con-artist kids like Venus, and Camille, and Gemma get believed. But the rescue lady noticed. In the background, just observing, she noticed. - Author: Wendelin Van Draanen
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#56. Very gifted people may be sociopathic in varying degrees. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#57. If civilization had been left in female hands we would still be living in grass huts. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#58. You could give me the past," he said a little sadly. "But Alec is my future. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#59. I could not eat a kangaroo. But many fine Australians do. Those with cookbooks as well as boomerangs Prefer him in tasty kangaroo-meringues. - Author: Ogden Nash
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#60. Education has become a prisoner of contemporaneity. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#61. American policy seems to be wed to a perpetual state of war. Why? History shows that the world will always be in flux or turmoil, with different peoples competing for visibility and power. The U.S. cannot fix the fate of every nation. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#62. My thinking tends to be libertarian. That is, I oppose intrusions of the state into the private realm-as in abortion, sodomy, prostitution, pornography, drug use, or suicide, all of which I would strongly defend as matters of free choice in a representative democracy. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#63. Straight men who visit prostitutes are valiantly striving to keep sex free from emotion, duty, family
in other words, from society, religion, and procreative Mother Nature. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#64. I know, darling. Your body speaks to me in ways your mouth would never agree to confessing. - Author: Sai Marie Johnson
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#65. The Dionysian is no picnic. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#66. The present inhabitation of Mars be a race superior to ours is very probable. - Author: Camille Flammarion
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#67. I respect the astute and rigorously unsentimental David Horowitz as one of America's most original and courageous political analysts. He has the true 1960s spirit - audacious and irreverent, yet passionately engaged and committed to social change. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#68. The born-yesterday French-besotted faddists, addicted sniffers of wet printer's ink, think they're starting on the ground floor; so they're condemned to another hundred years of trial and error. The rest of us can safely ignore them. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#69. You see that it is not at all like Rodin ... I share these only with you, don't show them. - Author: Camille Claudel
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#70. I don't want to say anything because I know I am unable to protect you from the harm that I see. - Author: Camille Claudel
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#71. Mental illness is no myth, as some have claimed. It is a disturbance in our sense of possession of a stable inner self that survives its personae. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#72. Butchery is not the point of vampirism. Sex - domination and submission - is. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#73. Sex is the point of contact between man and nature, where morality and good intentions fall to primitive urges. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#74. In fact, the underlying principle of the baroque is the idea of transformation, of movement, and animals becoming man, and man becoming animals, and mythology. It was a way to inspire pre-Christian character. - Author: Camille Henrot
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#75. Today, the ideal male is the gay man and the ideal female is the worker female, the woman who can work in a coal mine just like all the other men. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#76. My political philosophy as a libertarian says that government has no business intervening in any consensual private behavior. My professional ethic as a thinker and writer, however, says that self-knowledge is our ultimate responsibility - Author: Camille Paglia
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#77. Men have sacrificed and crippled themselves physically and emotionally to feed, house, and protect women and children. None of their pain or achievement is registered in feminist rhetoric, which portrays men as oppressive and callous exploiters. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#78. Lately, I've been leaning towards kindness.

- Camille Preaker - Author: Gillian Flynn
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#79. Camille Paglia is: 'the nipple-pierced person's Phyllis Schlafly who poses as a sexual renegade but is in fact the most dutiful of patriarchal daughters. - Author: Naomi Wolf
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#80. A war still rages over the legacy of the 1960s. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#81. Except for naval and air exercises, our military should be stationed on American soil, where service men and women can lead normal lives in close proximity to family and friends. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#82. When we give over our (false sense of) control, and just allow, each change and each new experience becomes less of a worry and more of an exciting new adventure. It can be likened to awaiting Christmas (or birthday) morning as a child: Anticipation of unwrapping a beautiful new gift. - Author: Camille Lucy
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#83. God knows," Charpentier said, "I like the present scheme of things very little, but I dread to think what will happen if the conduct of reform falls into hands like yours."
"Reform?" Camille said. "I'm not talking about reform. The city will explode this summer. - Author: Hilary Mantel
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#84. Magnus gazed upon Camille. Some of my fondest memories include lashings of cream and beautiful women. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#85. Already d'Anton did not believe this. He recognized it as a disclaimer that Camille would issue from time to time in the hope of disguising the fact that he was an inveterate hell-raiser. - Author: Hilary Mantel
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#86. A society that forgets about art risks loslng its soul. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#87. Daily life is both the subject and environment of the work I am making. - Author: Camille Henrot
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#88. Ikebana is meant to mimic life in the way it develops; it shouldn't look like it's under the control of man. - Author: Camille Henrot
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#89. Camille's tear-streaked face flashed for a moment with triumph. "I knew it," she said. "Whatever else you might say, whatever lies you tell, you hate our kind. Don't you? - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#90. I regard it as a waste of time to think only of selling: one forgets one's art and exaggerates one's value. - Author: Camille Pissarro
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#91. I am thirty-three - the age of the good Sans-culotte Jesus; an age fatal to revolutionists. - Author: Camille Desmoulins
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#92. The political cartoon, in a way, is one of the highest forms of expression about our times. I don't believe in dramatic statements when it comes to political critique. It doesn't communicate in a way that's subversive enough. - Author: Camille Henrot
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#93. What, then, is this blue sky, which certainly does exist, and which veils from us the stars during the day? - Author: Camille Flammarion
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#94. Capitalism, gaudy and greedy, has been inherent in western aesthetics from ancient Egypt on. It is the mysticism and glamour of things , which take on a personality of their own. As an economic system, it is in the Darwinian line of Sade, not Rousseau. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#95. Camille's rain fell with such ferocity it was said to have filled the overhead nostrils of birds and drowned them from the trees. - Author: Erik Larson
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#96. I sleep completely naked to make me believe you are here, but when I wake up it is not the same thing. Most of all, don't deceive me with other women any more. - Author: Camille Claudel
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#97. We live in a period of declining stars. Few celebrities these days (aside from the smoldering Angelina Jolie) seem to have complex psychic lives. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#98. The female body is a chthonian machine, indifferent to the spirit who inhabits it. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#99. The universe is so immense that it appears immutable, and that the duration of a planet such as that of the earth is only a chapter, less than that, a phrase, less still, only a word of the universe's history. - Author: Camille Flammarion
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#100. The idea that emotion can be separated from sex is a Christian illusion, one of the most ingenious but finally unworkable strategies in Christianity's ancient campaign against pagan nature.? - Author: Camille Paglia
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