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A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.
A classic--something that everybody wants to have read and nobody wants to read.
It could be said that the AIDS pandemic is a classic own-goal scored by the human race against itself.
For wheresoe'er I turn my ravished eyes,
Gay gilded scenes and shining prospects rise,
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Mozart has the classic purity of light and the blue ocean; Beethoven the romantic grandeur which belongs to the storms of air and ...
In general a thing is romantic when, as Aristotle would say, it is wonderful rather than probable; in other words, when it violate ...
I understand that only the rich can be members of Dr. C---'s church. The Lord Christ, also, is therefore ineligible. I will remain ...
I can remember the day when all that a professor was supposed to do was to mark "C minus" on students' examination papers, then go ...
Definition of a classic: a book everyone is assumed to have read and often thinks they have.
Confidante. One entrusted by A with the secrets of B confided to herself by C.
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