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We swim, day by day, on a river of delusions, and are effectually amused with houses and towns in the air, of which the men about ...
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting. She will not want new fashions nor regret the loss of expens ...
In short, camp mocks bad taste; kitsch exploits it. Camp arouses our sense of the ridiculous and we respond with amused tolerance. ...
The fact alone that both, like Chatham before them, were great war ministers, links their names inseparably. Beyond that, they sha ...
The intellectual man requires a fine bait; the sots are easily amused. But everybody is drugged with his own frenzy, and the pagea ...
Neighboring farmers and visitors at White Sulphur drove out occasionally to watch 'those funny Scotchmen' with amused superiority; ...
After a month or so I get used to the book's final stage, to its having been weaned from my brain. I now regard it with a kind of ...
Observing him in these moods, I often dwelt meditatively upon the old philosophy of the Bi-Part Soul, and amused myself with the f ...
I wish all the foolish days of my life which I have spent at American watering-places thinking I was amused at five changes of dre ...
We need pray for no higher heaven than the pure senses can furnish, a purely sensuous life. Our present senses are but the rudimen ...
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