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Genius resembles a bell; in order to ring it must be suspended into pure air, and when a foreign body touches it, its joyful tone ...
It is as real
as splinters stuck in your ear. The noise we steal
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We all agree now--by "we" I mean intelligent people under sixty--that a work of art is like a rose. A rose is not beautiful becaus ...
Old men who never cheated, never doubted,
Communicated monthly, sit and stare
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That air would disappear from the whole earth in time, perhaps; but long after his day. He did not know just when it had become so ...
Wild air, world-mothering air,
Nestling me everywhere,
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Into my heart an air that kills
From yon far country blows:
In every American there is an air of incorrigible innocence, which seems to conceal a diabolical cunning.
The head withdraws into its hatch (a boy's),
The engines rise to their blind laboring roar,
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A slight relax of air where cold was
And water trickles ...
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