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The American mind exasperated the European as a buzz-saw might exasperate a pine-forest. The English mind disliked the French mind ...
"When I used to read fairy tales, I fancied that kind of thing never happened, and now here I am in the middle of one! There ought ...
At least the Pilgrim Fathers used to shoot Indians: the Pilgrim Children merely punch time clocks.
Grace is always natural, though that does not prevent its being often used to hide a lie. The rude shocks and uncomfortably constr ...
In my own view, there are clear differences between child and adult artistic activity. While the child may be aware that he is doi ...
What lies behind facts like these: that so recently one could not have said Scott was not perfect without earning at least sorrowf ...
Why is it that writers, who by definition operate by the use of their imaginations, are given so little credit for it: we "make th ...
As against Russell, I shall say this. Meaning (in at least one important sense) is a function of the sentence or expression; menti ...
Unless the human race perspire more than I do, there is no occasion to live by the sweat of their brow. If men cannot get on witho ...
Where is the literature which gives expression to Nature? He would be a poet who could impress the winds and streams into his serv ...
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