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To dream magnificently is not a gift given to all men, and even for those who possess it, it runs a strong risk of being progressi ...
If the poet has pursued a moral objective, he has diminished his poetic force.
The exercise of letters is sometimes linked to the ambition to contruct an absolute book, a book of books that includes the others ...
As I confronted her, the changes grew less apparent to me, her identity stronger. She was there, in the full vigour of her persona ...
A turkey is more occult and awful than all the angels and archangels. In so far as God has partly revealed to us an angelic world, ...
A toothache, or a violent passion, is not necessarily diminished by our knowledge of its causes, its character, its importance or ...
Each man, if he attempts to join himself to others, is on all sides cramped and diminished of his proportion; and the stricter the ...
The bird would cease and be as other birds
But that he knows in singing not to sing.
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A beautiful sentence is beautiful, and a beautiful flower is beautiful, but their duration is nearly the same--a day, a century. N ...
During medieval times, all those emotions were missing which have made us cautious and tentative in matters of justice: the insigh ...
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