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Poetry, whose material is language, is perhaps the most human and least worldly of the arts, the one in which the end product rema ...
A fretful temper will divide
The closest knot that may be tied,
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Let the will embrace the highest ideals freely and with infinite strength, but let action first take hold of what lies closest.
Writing books is the closest men ever come to childbearing.
Closest to the truth are those who deal lightly with it because they know it is inexhaustible.
Egoism is the law of perspective as it applies to feelings, according to which what is closest to us appears to be large and weigh ...
The doctrines of Christians and Jews are the closest of all the world's religions. Particularly in the bearing of religious faith ...
... a business career for a woman and her need for a woman's life as wife and mother, are not enemies at all, unless we make them ...
Cranks, in defending their mental constructs (and here, curiously, may be their closest approach to psycho-pathology and to seriou ...
A daughter is a mother's gender partner, her closest ally in the family confederacy, an extension of her self. And mothers are the ...
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