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  • Vulgarity is a disease of the human spirit and is not cured by education, or travel, or familiarity with grand opera or works of art.

    Vulgarity « Unknowing

  • Vulgarity is only ONE of Waters 'many tools in filmmaking -- he mostly trades in wit and satire.

    View from the Northern Border

  • Vulgarity is surely a disease of the West alone, though, as in Japan, one sees that it can be contagious, and this Oriental, far from apologizing for his déshabille, led us up the steep and difficult ladder by which his house is entered with as much courteous ease as if he had been in his splendors.

    The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither

  • Several others scrutinize the manners and morals of the age (such as “On Vulgarity and Affectation”, “On Patronage and Puffing”, and “On Corporate Bodies” [all 1821]).

    william hazlitt | the man of letters « poetry dispatch & other notes from the underground

  • Vulgarity — a hearty vulgarity, I'll admit — is the basis of bourgeois refinement and culture.

    Chapter 45

  • Vulgarity in Literature: Digressions from a Theme (1930)

    2009 October 18 | NIGEL BEALE NOTA BENE BOOKS

  • Vulgarity may speak good English and live in a split-level house, but it is known for what it is by its attitudes, its morals, and its aspirations, or lack of them. —

    Vulgarity « Unknowing

  • Vulgarity and nuttiness may not be trademarks for Knaus and Johnson, but a bit of it won't get either thrown off the Hendrick Motorsports team, either the J.D. Gibbs Toyota team is another story, where cursing out loud is said to be enough for a suspension or fine from the highly-religious Coach Gibbs.

    Steve Parker: Jimmie Johnson Should Quit NASCAR

  • Vulgarity and nuttiness may not be trademarks for Knaus and Johnson, but a bit of it won't get either thrown off the Hendrick Motorsports team, either the J.D.

    Steve Parker: Jimmie Johnson Should Quit NASCAR

  • Vulgarity aside, these people want the impossible: something for nothing.

    Neither is it CNN's.

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