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To endow the writer publicly with a good fleshly body, to reveal that he likes dry white wine and underdone steak, is to make even ...
His little throat labours with inspiration, every feather
On throat and breast and wings vibrates with the effluence Divine.
We have our little theory on all human and divine things. Poetry, the workings of genius itself, which, in all times, with one or ...
The poet's body even is not fed like other men's, but he sometimes tastes the genuine nectar and ambrosia of the gods, and lives a ...
How much longer will I be able to inhabit the divine sepulcher
Of life, my great love?
Cruelty has a Human Heart,
And jealousy a Human Face;
Terror the Human Form Divine,
And secrecy the Human Dress.
For Mercy has a human heart,
Pity, a human face;
And Love, the human form divine,
And Peace, the human dress.
It is a mischievous notion that we are come late into nature; that the world was finished a long time ago. As the world was plasti ...
If prophets or those who divine by dreams appear among you and promise you omens or portents, and the omens or the portents declar ...
Get behind me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to me; for you are setting your mind not on divine things but on human things.
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