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  • Agnes Repplier
    Agnes Repplier
    American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
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    It is in his pleasure that a man really lives; it is from his leisure that he constructs the true fabric of self.
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie
    Engels writer 1948-
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    The acceptance that all that is solid has melted into the air, that reality and morality are not givens but imperfect human constructs, is the point from which fiction begins.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    The mathematician is fascinated with the marvelous beauty of the forms he constructs, and in their beauty he finds everlasting truth.
  • Susan Sontag
    Susan Sontag
    American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
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    The painter constructs, the photographer discloses.
  • Ursula K. Le Guin
    Ursula K. Le Guin
    American author 1929-
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    To me the ''female principle'' is, or at least historically has been, basically anarchic. It values order without constraint, rule by custom not by force. It has been the male who enforces order, who constructs power structures, who makes, enforces, and breaks laws.
  • Abdolkarim Soroush
    Abdolkarim Soroush
    Iranian Islamic thinker and reformer 1945-
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    We coin concepts and we use them to analyse and explain nature and society. But we seem to forget, midway, that these concepts are our own constructs and start equating them with reality.
  • Ludwig Wittgenstein
    Ludwig Wittgenstein
    Austrian - English philosopher 1889-1951
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    Our civilization is characterized by the word ''progress.'' Progress is its form rather than making progress being one of its features. Typically it constructs. It is occupied with building an ever more complicated structure. And even clarity is sought only
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