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Art is a concrete and personal and rather childish thing after all--no matter what people do to graft it into science and make it ...
Arise,
lest I bend an ash-tree
into a taut bow,
and slay and tear
all the roots from the earth.
Some men love only to talk where they are masters. They like to go to school-girls, or to boys, or into the shops where the saunte ...
O who shall from this dungeon raise
A soul enslaved so many ways?
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God bless the physician who warms the speculum or holds your hand and looks into your eyes. Perhaps one subtext of the health care ...
How sour sweet music is,
When time is broke and no proportion kept!
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The book borrower of real stature whom we envisage here proves himself to be an inveterate collector of books not so much by the f ...
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 much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are often a mere whisper in the roar of hurryin ...
And now, dear little children, who may this story read,
To idle, silly, flattering words, I pray you ne'er give heed;
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