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He has the lucidity which is the by-product of a fundamentally sterile mind.... He does not have to struggle ... with the crowded ...
The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does no ...
I was lucky enough to see with my own eyes the recent stock- market crash, where they lost several million dollars, a rabble of de ...
It is ... pathetic to observe the complete lack of imagination on the part of certain employers and men and women of the upper-inc ...
It is a good lesson--though it may often be a hard one--for a man who has dreamed of literary fame, and of making for himself a ra ...
Actors cannot choose the manner in which they are born. Consequently, it is the one gesture in their lives completely devoid of se ...
Conscience ... lacks the power to externalize itself, the power to make itself into a Thing, and to endure being. It lives in drea ...
If the reviewing of books be ... "an ungentle craft," the making of them is, for the most part, a dishonest one--and that departme ...
Now, a corpse, poor thing, is an untouchable and the process of decay is, of all pieces of bad manners, the vulgarest imaginable. ...
The ungentlemanly expressions and gasconading conduct of yours relative to me yesterday was in true character of yourself and unma ...
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