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And all the great traditions of the Past
They saw reflected in the coming time.
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If, as I can't help suspecting, the dead also feel the pains of separation (and this may be one of their purgatorial sufferings), ...
They borrow words for thoughts they cannot feel,
That with a seeming heart their tongue may speak;
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And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book o ...
After an author has been dead for some time, it becomes increasingly difficult for his publishers to get a new book out of him eac ...
No matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the pile ...
A book is never a masterpiece: it becomes one. Genius is the talent of a dead man.
This book should be read as one would read the book of a dead man.
I have passed all my days in London, until I have formed as many and intense local attachments as any of you mountaineers can have ...
The Past is dead, and has no resurrection; but the Future is endowed with such a life, that it lives to us even in anticipation. T ...
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