blind man's rule quotes

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Thou blind man's mark, thou fool's self-chosen snare,
Fond Fancy's scum and dregs of scattered thought,
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But a blind man's cane poking, however clumsily, into the inmost corners of the house.
Painting is a blind man's profession. He paints not what he sees, but what he feels, what he tells himself about what he has seen.
As if he were
a pot of dates
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I am content to live it all again,
And yet again, if it be life to pitch
Into the frog-spawn of a blind man's ditch.
In vain thou kindlest all thy smoky fire,
For virtue hath this better lesson taught,
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One man's style must not be the rule of another's.
When we can drain the Ocean into mill-ponds, and bottle up the Force of Gravity, to be sold by retail, in gas jars; then may we ho ...
Rule of art: let half-blind purpose lead you.
Until the philosophy which holds one race superior and another inferior is finally and permanently discredited and abandoned, ever ...
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