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One man's observation is another man's closed book or flight of fancy.
Desiccation of the world of sense,
Evacuation of the world of fancy,
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It wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg address was so short. The laws of prose writing are as immutable as those of flight, of ...
It is true that writers often owe their most inspired thoughts, their most extraordinary phrases, to their generous typesetters, w ...
Possession, it is true, crowns exertion with rest; but it is only in the illusions of fancy that it has power to charm us.
Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion, and he whose real wants are supplied must admit those of fancy.
Hannah Hunter: Medicine is the most noble and unselfish--
Col. John Marlowe: Sure, noble profession, noble oath, lanterns hel
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We will sing of great crowds excited by work, by pleasure, and by riot; we will sing of the multicolored, polyphonic tides of revo ...
I have tossed hours upon the tides of fever,
Upon the billows of my bood have ridden,
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Descend from Heav'n Urania, by that name
If rightly thou art call'd, whose Voice divine
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