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The gods worship a line-drawing
Of a woman, in the shadow of the sea
Which goes on writing.
Let's not quibble! I'm the foe of moderation, the champion of excess. If I may lift a line from a die-hard whose identity is lost ...
There is a line among the fragments of the Greek poet Archilochus which says: "The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows o ...
There's something like a line of gold thread running through a man's words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the y ...
The English never draw a line without blurring it.
What is line? It is life. A line must live at each point along its course in such a way that the artist's presence makes itself fe ...
There is a line between a definite maybe and an indefinite yes.
O brilliant kids, frisk with your dog,
Fondle your shells and sticks, bleached
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Sense is a line, the mind is a circle. Sense is like a line which is the flux of a point running out from itself, but intellect li ...
The painters did very well by her;
it is true, they missed never a line
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