Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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sine qua non



even the keenest liberals are hard-pressed to argue that capitalism remains the vehicle and sine qua non of modernity and progress

—p.5 Introduction (1) by Armen Avanessian, Robin Mackay
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2 years, 8 months ago


language uses resemble each other in a wide variety of ways but with no central sine qua non feature

—p.28 The Book, the Broom, and the Ladder: Philosophical Groundings in the Work of David Foster Wallace (24) by Clare Hayes-Brady
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3 years ago


To say that productivity increases only by dint of constant socio-technical development amounts to claiming that a growing expenditure of energy is the sine qua non of profit creation.

—p.159 Capitalisms Old and New (139) by Gregory Elliott, Razmig Keucheyan
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