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Othello or Nora are definite, substantial figures created by the playwright. They can be played well or badly, and they can be "in ...
I have cultivated my hysteria with pleasure and terror.
We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forget ...
On the day when a young writer corrects his first proof-sheet he is as proud as a schoolboy who has just got his first dose of pox ...
For the merchant, even honesty is a financial speculation.
The dandy should aspire to be uninterruptedly sublime. He should live and sleep in front of a mirror.
True Civilization does not lie in gas, nor in steam, nor in turn-tables. It lies in the reduction of the traces of original sin.
Every idea is endowed of itself with immortal life, like a human being. All created form, even that which is created by man, is im ...
The man who says his evening prayer is a captain posting his sentinels. He can sleep.
The more a man cultivates the arts the less he fornicates. A more and more apparent cleavage occurs between the spirit and the bru ...
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