Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(noun) ; action practice; as / (noun) exercise or practice of an art, science, or skill / (noun) customary practice or conduct / (noun) practical application of a theory

xiv

The dialectic of history is launched from a multiplicity of individual praxes.

—p.xiv Introduction (vii) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

The dialectic of history is launched from a multiplicity of individual praxes.

—p.xiv Introduction (vii) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

(noun) the character of being in conformity with a Catholic church / (noun) liberality of sentiments or views / (noun) universality / (noun) comprehensive range

xxi

His taste and sensibility have become more catholic and more generous.

—p.xxi Introduction (vii) default author
strange
1 year, 1 month ago

His taste and sensibility have become more catholic and more generous.

—p.xxi Introduction (vii) default author
strange
1 year, 1 month ago

Dutch philosopher of Sephardi/Portuguese origin; in Ethics, laid groundwork for the 18th-century Enlightenment and modern biblical criticism, including modern conceptions of the self and the universe

1

as if at bottom there were only one art which expressed itself indifferently in one or the other of these languages, like the Spinozistic substance which is adequately reflected by each of its attributes

—p.1 What is Writing? (1) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

as if at bottom there were only one art which expressed itself indifferently in one or the other of these languages, like the Spinozistic substance which is adequately reflected by each of its attributes

—p.1 What is Writing? (1) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

meaning "form" "essence", "type" or "species" (developed in Plato's theory of forms?)

26

If the prose-writer is too eager to fondle his words, the eidos of 'prose' is shattered and we fall into highfalutin nonsense.

—p.26 What is Writing? (1) default author
uncertain
1 year, 1 month ago

If the prose-writer is too eager to fondle his words, the eidos of 'prose' is shattered and we fall into highfalutin nonsense.

—p.26 What is Writing? (1) default author
uncertain
1 year, 1 month ago

an ancient religious movement that has to do with duality? "an elaborate dualistic cosmology describing the struggle between a good, spiritual world of light, and an evil, material world of darkness"

54

When the enemy is separated from you by a barrier of fire, you have to judge him as a whole, as the incarnation of evil; all war is a form of Manicheism.

—p.54 For Whom Does One Write? (50) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

When the enemy is separated from you by a barrier of fire, you have to judge him as a whole, as the incarnation of evil; all war is a form of Manicheism.

—p.54 For Whom Does One Write? (50) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

a force acting from behind (used in cardiology)

56

The milieu is vis a tergo

—p.56 For Whom Does One Write? (50) default author
unknown
1 year, 1 month ago

The milieu is vis a tergo

—p.56 For Whom Does One Write? (50) default author
unknown
1 year, 1 month ago

(noun) a book of the prayers, hymns, psalms, and readings for the canonical hours / (noun) divine office / (noun) a brief summary

89

The breviary of the ambitious bourgeois was 'The Art of Making Good'; the breviary of the rich was 'The Art of Commanding'.

—p.89 For Whom Does One Write? (50) default author
uncertain
1 year, 1 month ago

The breviary of the ambitious bourgeois was 'The Art of Making Good'; the breviary of the rich was 'The Art of Commanding'.

—p.89 For Whom Does One Write? (50) default author
uncertain
1 year, 1 month ago

(noun) ; action practice; as / (noun) exercise or practice of an art, science, or skill / (noun) customary practice or conduct / (noun) practical application of a theory

194

as a producer and revolutionary, he is par excellence, the subject of a literature of praxis

—p.194 Situation of the Writer in 1947 (128) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

as a producer and revolutionary, he is par excellence, the subject of a literature of praxis

—p.194 Situation of the Writer in 1947 (128) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

(adjective) requiring immediate aid or action / (adjective) requiring or calling for much; demanding

203

the freedom of man and the coming of the classless society are likewise absolute goals, unconditioned exigencies which literature can reflect in its own exigency

—p.203 Situation of the Writer in 1947 (128) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

the freedom of man and the coming of the classless society are likewise absolute goals, unconditioned exigencies which literature can reflect in its own exigency

—p.203 Situation of the Writer in 1947 (128) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

(verb) to make faulty or defective; impair / (verb) to debase in moral or aesthetic status / (verb) to make ineffective

212

The good that I try to do will be vitiated at the roots

—p.212 Situation of the Writer in 1947 (128) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago

The good that I try to do will be vitiated at the roots

—p.212 Situation of the Writer in 1947 (128) default author
notable
1 year, 1 month ago