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Whistler and Wilde said Beauty was unmoral And bards with dandruff wrote erotic stanzas Of dames with eyes of jade and lips of coral, Thrilling the Philistines in Leeds and Kansas.
The ethical standard of reasonable conduct has replaced the unmoral standard of acting at one's peril.
Another's sexual history is quite telling: "history of unmoral conduct since early life, sex interest quite pronounced.
Burkitt, a former professor of divinity at Cambridge, puts it: "I cannot but suppose that the story in Mark, so odd, so unmoral, so unlike conventional ideas of what Jesus ought to have done and said, does really rest upon reminiscence, however inaccurate, of an actual occurrence.
Contrasting their different ancestries, the narrator wonders "why was this unmoral, promiscuous, shiftless Rose married, and that's not so common either, to a good man of the negroes, while Melanctha with her white blood and attraction and her desire for a right position had not yet been really married" (86).
Why did the subtle, intelligent, attractive, half white girl Melanctha Herbert love and do for and demean herself in service to this coarse, decent, sullen, ordinary, black childish Rose, and why was this unmoral, promiscuous, shiftless Rose married, and that's not so common either, to a good man of the negroes, while Melanctha with her white blood and attraction and her desire for a right position had not yet been really married.
But he also regards Shelley's elevated rhetoric, supplicatory attitude, and non-Christian object of praise as irreverent and wholly inappropriate for a literary hymn: "If Shelley's unmoral attitude of artistic elevation had been the standpoint of the new [Romantic] movement, it might doubtless have come and gone with no perceptible influence on Hymnody" (435-36).
The American Psychological Association recently voted by a huge majority that to hold out such a goal for therapy would be unethical and unmoral because there is no scientific evidence that such a change is possible," he said.
Dana Hubbard of the New York City health department was recorded in a Foreign Policy Association pamphlet as stating: "Heroin used by a human being produces an unmoral savage.
Second, Haslett at various points seems to underestimate the problems of transition to a morally defensible capitalism, which are largely the problems of unmoral capitalism's vested interests (e.
246) This "nervous" condition prompts a questioning of religious belief, in which Saxon concludes that there is no God, no immortality, and that "the universe was unmoral and without concern for men.