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For she had fiery blood
When I was young,
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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 ...
We possess the Canon because we are mortal and also rather belated. There is only so much time, and time must have a stop, while t ...
The true use of Shakespeare or of Cervantes, of Homer or of Dante, of Chaucer or of Rabelais, is to augment one's own growing inne ...
Homer sweeps us away by the irresistible movement of lines through a whole passage to a splendid climax. What counts is the single ...
Thus has Homer proved his opinion of our poor sex--that the love of beauty is our most prevailing passion. It really grieves me to ...
When I have seen fine statues, and afterwards enter a public assembly, I understand well what he meant who said, "When I have been ...
It seems as if nature, in regarding the geologic night behind her, when, in five or six millenniums, she had turned out five or si ...
Every novel is a debtor to Homer.
The artist is of no importance. Only what he creates is important, since there is nothing new to be said. Shakespeare, Balzac, Hom ...
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