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Mock on, mock on, Voltaire, Rousseau!
Mock on, mock on--'Tis all in vain!
The theater-goer in conventional dramatic theater says: Yes, I've felt that way, too. That's the way I am. That's life. That's the ...
I am not a great man, but sometimes I think the impersonal and objective equality of my talent and the sacrifices of it, in pieces ...
Whatever Epic may mean, it implies some weight and solidity; Romance means nothing, if it does not convey some notion of mystery a ...
I am fully sensible that an historical romance, founded on the
House of Saxe Cobourg, might be much more to the purpose of ...
In an age robbed of religious symbols, going to the shops replaces going to the church.... We have a free choice, but at a price. ...
For ever will I sleep, while poor maids cry,
Alas, for pity stay,
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The art of storytelling is reaching its end because the epic side of truth, wisdom, is dying out.
Homer sweeps us away by the irresistible movement of lines through a whole passage to a splendid climax. What counts is the single ...
The alienation effect in German epic theater is achieved not only through the actors, but also through music (chorus and song) and ...
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