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We are becoming like cats, slyly parasitic, enjoying an indifferent domesticity. Nice and snug in "the social" our historic passio ...
The function of the hero in art is to inspire the reader or spectator to continue in the same spirit from where he, the hero, leav ...
Sometimes, because of its immediacy, television produces a kind of electronic parable. Berlin, for instance, on the day the Wall w ...
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and use of land.
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not the age of Revolution; when the old and the new stand side by sid ...
It would never occur to anyone at Gourmet to take the kind of sleek, witty food photographs I associate with the Life "Great Dinne ...
Families suffered badly under industrialization, but they survived, and the lives of men, women, and children improved. Children, ...
If it is no exaggeration to say that Deerfield is not so much a town as the ghost of a town, its dimness almost transparent, its q ...
Baudelaire compared the great names in art to lighthouses posted along the track of historic time. The simile, as he used it, seiz ...
When the temperamental and unconventional people are not mere plagiarists of dead eccentrics, they lack, in almost every case, the ...
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