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One of the grotesqueries of present-day American life is the amount of reasoning that goes into displaying the wisdom secreted in ...
The plant is not a mere product of the soil, but a living process centred in itself, the essence of which has nothing to do with t ...
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 ...
Any work that aspires, however humbly, to the condition of art should carry its justification in every line.
Progressive art can assist people to learn not only about the objective forces at work in the society in which they live, but also ...
Every work of art depicts an aspect of reality.
Art should exhilarate, and throw down the walls of circumstance on every side, awakening in the beholder the same sense of univers ...
Man, became man through work, who stepped out of the animal kingdom as transformer of the natural into the artificial, who became ...
The textile and needlework arts of the world, primarily because they have been the work of women have been especially written out ...
The division between the useful arts and the fine arts must not be understood in too absolute a manner. In the humblest work of th ...
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