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  • As a thinker George Eliot is vastly superior; her knowledge is more profound and her psychological analysis subtler and more scientific. But as an artist, in unity of design, in harmony of treatment, in purity and simplicity of language, so felicitous and yet so unstudied, in those qualities which make the best of George Sand's novels masterpieces of art, she is as much her inferior.
  • All interference in ' the market ' becomes deleterious to the felicitous outcome of ' spontaneous order '.
  • The forest, in Rackham 's felicitous phrase, was a place of deer, not a place of trees.
  • Conceptually that was quite accurate, even if it was not the most felicitous choice of words.
  • Since this is not a felicitous term in our culture of plurality, it would be best to avoid it.

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