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The theater, which is in no thing, but makes use of everything--gestures, sounds, words, screams, light, darkness--rediscovers its ...
When we speak the word "life," it must be understood we are not referring to life as we know it from its surface of fact, but to t ...
Love seeketh only self to please,
To bind another to its delight,
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... in 1950 a very large slice of the white South stood at the crossroads in its attitude toward its colored citizens and [was] ps ...
The American novel tends to rest in contradictions and among extreme ranges of experience. When it attempts to resolve contradicti ...
Any work that aspires, however humbly, to the condition of art should carry its justification in every line.
My life closed twice before its close--
Language is like soil. However rich, it is subject to erosion, and its fertility is constantly threatened by uses that exhaust its ...
Propaganda has a bad name, but its root meaning is simply to disseminate through a medium, and all writing therefore is propaganda ...
The torment of human frustration, whatever its immediate cause, is the knowledge that the self is in prison, its vital force and " ...
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