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The drinking and fighting of the Heroic Age have retreated to the slums.
Whatever Epic may mean, it implies some weight and solidity; Romance means nothing, if it does not convey some notion of mystery a ...
The hero is commonly the simplest and obscurest of men.
Nay, if there's room for poets in this world
A little overgrown (I think there is),
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All men are possible heroes: every age,
Heroic in proportions, double-faced,
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What is the foundation of that interest all men feel in Greek history, letters, art and poetry, in all its periods from the Heroic ...
Decisive inventions and discoveries always are initiated by an intellectual or moral stimulus as their actual motivating force, bu ...
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full pe ...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled ...
Since it is the Other within us who is old, it is natural that the revelation of our age should come to us from outside--from othe ...
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