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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 ...
The greatest block today in the way of woman's emancipation is the church, the canon law, the Bible and the priesthood.
She even had a kind of special position among men: she was an exception, she fitted none of the categories they commonly used when ...
There is a Canon which confines
A Rhymed Octosyllabic Curse
If written in Iambic Verse
To fifty lines.
The things which can make life enjoyable remain the same. They are, now as before, reading, music, fine arts, travel, the enjoymen ...
Literature takes shape and life in the body, in the wombs of the mother tongue: always: and the Fathers of Culture get anxious abo ...
Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a ...
O! that this too too solid flesh would melt,
Thaw and resolve itself into a dew;
...
They who say that women do not desire the right of suffrage, that they prefer masculine domination to self-government, falsify eve ...
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