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The true use of Shakespeare or of Cervantes, of Homer or of Dante, of Chaucer or of Rabelais, is to augment one's own growing inne ...
I wish I had the voice of Homer
To sing of rectal carcinoma.
Think of the Bible think of Homer think of Shakespeare and think of me.
Ossian reminds us of the most refined and rudest eras, of Homer, Pindar, Isaiah, and the American Indian. In his poetry, as in Hom ...
I have experienced such simple delight in the trivial matters of fishing and sporting, formerly, as might have inspired the muse o ...
Often, while contemplating works of art, not in their easily perceptible materiality, in the too-clear hieroglyphs of their contou ...
And the raven, never flitting, still is sitting, still is sitting
On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door; ...
In love, a verse of Mimnermus has more power than one of Homer.
With the single exception of Homer, there is no eminent writer, not even Sir Walter Scott, whom I can despise so entirely as I des ...
Workers of the world forgive me.
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