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The gods worship a line-drawing
Of a woman, in the shadow of the sea
Which goes on writing.
Matisse makes a drawing, then he makes a copy of it. He recopies it five times, ten times, always clarifying the line. He's convin ...
The essential is to go on squirming forever at the end of the line, as long as there are waters and banks and ravening in heaven a ...
If you have wit, use it to please, and not to hurt; you may shine, like the sun in the temperature zones, without scorching. Here ...
The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line--the relation of the darker to the lighter races of men in A ...
The line-storm clouds fly tattered and swift.
The road is forlorn all day....
Here come the line-gang pioneering by.
They throw a forest down less cut than broken.
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What's past and what's to come is strewed with husks
And formless ruin of oblivion;
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What, will the line stretch out to the crack of doom?
That strange premature genius Chatterton has couched in one line the quintessence of what Voltaire has said in many pages: "Reason ...
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