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used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

7 uses
  • Like me, he's tired and content just to sit under the scant shade of these trees.
    Part 3 (75% in)
  • Tables of contents of reference material are so structured, mechanical assemblies, computer software, all scientific and technical knowledge is so much so that in some fields such as biology, the hierarchy of kingdom phylum-class-order-family-genus-species is almost an icon.
    Part 2 (5% in)
  • For the first year of teaching Phaedrus had been fairly content with this framework.
    Part 2 (97% in)
  • Like those in the valley behind us, most people stand in sight of the spiritual mountains all their lives and never enter them, being content to listen to others who have been there and thus avoid the hardships.
    Part 3 (0% in)
  • Others eulogized this process as the mysterious workings of genius, but Poincaré was not content with such a shallow explanation.
    Part 3 (57% in)
  • But most remarkable of all were the wondrous and unexplained proliferations of abstract categories that seemed freighted with special meanings that never got stated and whose content could only be guessed at; these piled one after another so fast and so close that Phaedrus knew he had no possible way of understanding what was before him, much less take issue with it.
    Part 4 (12% in)
  • If the University of Chicago was interested in the esthetics of what he was saying rather than the rational content, they were failing their fundamental purpose as a University.
    Part 4 (19% in)

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