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A writer is in danger of allowing his talent to dull who lets more than a year go past without finding himself in his rightful pla ...
The only happy talkers are dandies who extract pleasure from the very perishability of their material and who would not be able to ...
When a writer calls his work a Romance, it need hardly be observed that he wishes to claim a certain latitude, both as to its fash ...
So that the life of a writer, whatever he might fancy to the contrary, was not so much a state of composition, as a state of warfa ...
This unlettered man's speaking and writing are standard English. Some words and phrases deemed vulgarisms and Americanisms before, ...
Literary gentlemen, editors, and critics think that they know how to write, because they have studied grammar and rhetoric; but th ...
Those Dutchmen had hardly any imagination or fantasy, but their good taste and their scientific knowledge of composition were enor ...
Although our productions have afforded more extensive and unaffected pleasure than those of any other literary corporation in the ...
Homer sweeps us away by the irresistible movement of lines through a whole passage to a splendid climax. What counts is the single ...
I should venture to assert that the most pervasive fallacy of philosophic thinking goes back to neglect of context.
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