Even as one and the same person is called by different names according to the different functions he performs, so also one and the same mind is called by the different names: mind, intellect, memory, and egoity, on account of the difference in the modes – and not because of any real difference.
In every culture, in every language, there is expressive play, expressive word play; there’s language use to different purposes that we would call poetry.
Just as radical heirs apparent are said to lay aside all inconvenient revolutionary opinions when they come to the throne, it was believed that Mr. Mill in Parliament would be an entirely different person from Mr. Mill in his study.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Particular individuals who might never consider dropping out if they were in a different high school might decide to drop out if they attended a school where many boys and girls did so.
A political revolution must proceed simultaneously with the nationalist revolution. When we overthrow the Manchu regime, we will achieve not only a nationalist revolution against the Manchus but also a political revolution against monarchy. They are not to be carried out at two different times.
The view of the local scene through the eyes of a native participant in that scene is a different window.
I belong to a specific category of writers, those who speak and write in a language different from that of their parents.
Only recently have I realized that being different is not something you want to hide or squelch or suppress.
To find a new word that is accurate and different, you have to be alert for it.