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The past is interesting not only for the beauty which the artists for whom it was the present were able to extract from it, but al ...
The pleasure we derive from the representation of the present is due, not only to the beauty it can be clothed in, but also to its ...
The pleasure we derive from doing favors is partly in the feeling it gives us that we are not altogether worthless. It is a pleasa ...
Museums and art stores are also sources of pleasure and inspiration. Doubtless it will seem strange to many that the hand unaided ...
Adults who still derive childlike pleasure from hanging gifts of a ready-made education on the Christmas tree of a child waiting o ...
To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
Pleasure is continually disappointed, reduced, deflated, in favor of strong, noble values: Truth, Death, Progress, Struggle, Joy, ...
The Heart asks Pleasure--first--
And then--Excuse from Pain--
If we could sniff or swallow something that would, for five or six hours each day, abolish our solitude as individuals, atone us w ...
Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.
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