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Music, theoretically considered, consists altogether of lines of tone. It more nearly resembles a picture or an architectural draw ...
A picture wants solidity, a statue wants colour. But we see the want of colour as a palpably glaring defect, and we do not see the ...
Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry. No very small animal can be beautiful, for looking at it takes so small a portion of t ...
The Abbe Goussault, a counsellor at High Court, writes [at the end of the 17th century]: "Familiarizing oneself with one's childre ...
Much that is beautiful must be discarded
So that we may resemble a taller
Impression of ourselves.
Although our productions have afforded more extensive and unaffected pleasure than those of any other literary corporation in the ...
"It is only Cecilia, or Camilla, or Belinda;" or, in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, ...
Often, while contemplating works of art, not in their easily perceptible materiality, in the too-clear hieroglyphs of their contou ...
I am being given, if I may venture the expression, birth into death, such is my impression. The feet are clear already, of the gre ...
No one's death comes to pass without making some impression, and those close to the deceased inherit part of the liberated soul an ...
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