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There is a sort of homely truth and naturalness in some books which is very rare to find, and yet looks cheap enough. There may be ...
The textile and needlework arts of the world, primarily because they have been the work of women have been especially written out ...
An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: ...
Like the international avant-garde, rock-and-roll is the creative product of a rebellious youth culture trying to reach a mass aud ...
To me this world is all one continued vision of fancy or imagination, and I feel flattered when I am told so. What is it sets Home ...
There are two kinds of truth; the truth that lights the way and the truth that warms the heart. The first of these is science, and ...
London, thou art of townes A per se.
Soveraign of cities, semeliest in sight,
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In rhetoric, this art of omission is a chief secret of power, and, in general, it is proof of high culture to say the greatest mat ...
Again, the great number of cultivated men keep each other up to a high standard. The habit of meeting well-read and knowing men te ...
High culture is nothing but a child of that European perversion called history, the obsession we have with going forward, with con ...
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