Repression

Repression is the only lasting philosophy.

Background. "Repression is the only lasting philosophy." is a quotation from A Tale of Two Cities (Book. 2, Chapter 9 (The Gorgons Head)). A Tale of Two Cities is the twelfth novel by Charles Dickens, originally published in weekly installments between April 1859 and November 1859. It is one of two historical novels by Dickens (the other being Barnaby Rudge). The plot centres on the years leading up to the French Revolution and culminates in the Jacobean Reign of Terror. [...]

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It is extraordinary to me, that you people cannot take care of yourselves and your children.

Background. "It is extraordinary to me, that you people cannot take care of yourselves and your children." is a quotation from A Tale of Two Cities (Book. 2, Chapter 7). A Tale of Two Cities is the twelfth novel by Charles Dickens, originally published in weekly installments between April 1859 and November 1859. It is one of two historical novels by Dickens (the other being Barnaby Rudge). The plot centres on the years leading up to the French Revolution and [...]

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