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We are living in the machine age. For the first time in history the comedian has been compelled to supply himself with jokes and c ...
Most critical writing is drivel and half of it is dishonest.... It is a short cut to oblivion, anyway. Thinking in terms of ideas ...
Death cancels everything but truth; and strips a man of everything but genius and virtue. It is a sort of natural canonization. It ...
As for the possible hereafter of the whales; a creature eighty feet long without stockings, and thirty feet round the waist before ...
There is nothing so true as that the frock and the cowl bring on the opprobrium, insults and derision of the world, just as, accor ...
But what is all this fear of and opposition to Oblivion? What is the matter with the soft Darkness, the Dreamless Sleep?
A molehill man is a pseudo-busy executive who comes to work at 9 am and finds a molehill on his desk. He has until 5 pm to make th ...
Nor youth, nor strength, nor wisdom spring again,
Nor habitations long their names retain,
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If a poet has any obligation toward society, it is to write well. Being in the minority, he has no other choice. Failing this duty ...
Solomon! where is thy throne? It is gone in the wind.
Babylon! where is thy might? It is gone in the wind.
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