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Most women of [the WW II] generation have but one image of good motherhood--the one their mothers embodied. . . . Anything done "f ...
Emperor Joseph II: Your work is ingenious. It's quality work, and there are simply too many notes, that's all. Just cut a few and ...
Human knowledge and human power meet in one; for where the cause is not known the effect cannot be produced. Nature to be commande ...
All the scientists hope to do is describe the universe mathematically, predict it, and maybe control it. The philosopher, by contr ...
An absolute can only be given in an intuition, while all the rest has to do with analysis. We call intuition here the sympathy by ...
Blake and Goethe were individualists par excellence, uncompromisingly protective of their single vision. In both Faust Part II and ...
His whole works are a heap of mis-shapen errors, and absurd paradoxes, vented with the confidence of a juggler, the brags of a mou ...
In the works of the better poets you get the sensation that they're not talking to people any more, or to some seraphical creature ...
Manners are of more importance than laws.... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refi ...
The King [Charles II] after the Restoration accused the poet, Edmund Waller, of having made finer verses in praise of Oliver Cromw ...
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