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Different as the two poets are in many ways, and though Frost conducted a kind of private war with Eliot, it is possible to discer ...
With the modern diseases (once TB, now cancer) the romantic idea that the disease expresses the character is invariably extended t ...
I begin already to weigh my words and sentences more than I
did, and am looking about for a sentiment, an illustration or a ...
Not so many years ago there there was no simpler or more intelligible notion than that of going on a journey. Travel--movement thr ...
God sent children for another purpose than merely to keep up the race--to enlarge our hears; and to make us unselfish and full of ...
All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.
The fatal metaphor of progress, which means leaving things behind us, has utterly obscured the real idea of growth, which means le ...
Nothing is so well calculated to produce a death-like torpor in the country as an extended system of taxation and a great national ...
It is a commonplace that all religion expresses itself in mythological or metaphorical terms; it says one thing and means another; ...
Children who grow up in stimulating, emotionally supportive, highly verbal, and protective environments where the caretaker teache ...
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