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There are ancient and modern poems which breathe, in their entirety and in every detail, the divine breath of irony. In such poems ...
Twentieth-century art may start with nothing, but it flourishes by virtue of its belief in itself, in the possibility of control o ...
The knowledge of God is the cause of things. For the knowledge of God is to all creatures what the knowledge of the artificer is t ...
Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on a plant, or a child in its mother's womb.
To say the word Romanticism is to say modern art--that is, intimacy, spirituality, color, aspiration towards the infinite, express ...
It is from the womb of art that criticism was born.
If photography is allowed to stand in for art in some of its functions it will soon supplant or corrupt it completely thanks to th ...
Modernity is the transient, the fleeting, the contingent; it is one half of art, the other being the eternal and the immovable.
Evil is done without effort, naturally, it is the working of fate; good is always the product of an art.
We all agree now--by "we" I mean intelligent people under sixty--that a work of art is like a rose. A rose is not beautiful becaus ...
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