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The mortal enemies of man are not his fellows of another continent or race; they are the aspects of the physical world which limit ...
No one has ever written, painted, sculpted, modeled, built, or invented except literally to get out of hell.
[I]t is worth remembering that every writer begins with a naively physical notion of what art is. A book for him or her is not an ...
Romanticism is not just a mode; it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
We term sleep a death ... by which we may be literally said to die daily; in fine, so like death, I dare not trust it without my p ...
My general theory since 1971 has been that the word is literally a virus, and that it has not been recognised as such because it h ...
It's like a jumble of huts in a jungle somewhere. I don't understand how you can live there. It's really, completely dead. Walk al ...
The illimitable, silent, never-resting thing called Time, rolling, rushing on, swift, silent, like an all-embracing ocean- tide, o ...
I watched a small man with thick calluses on both hands work fifteen and sixteen hours a day. I saw him once literally bleed from ...
The true critic is a scrupulous avoider of formulae; he refrains from statements which pretend to be literally true; he finds fact ...
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