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The cruelty of death lies in the fact that it brings the real sorrow of the end, but not the end. The greatest cruelty of death: a ...
The misdeeds of ordinary men can be buried with them, and their lives described in half-truths that are really half-lies. But not ...
The gothic is singular in this; one seems easily at home in the renaissance; one is not too strange in the Byzantine; as for the R ...
Like a canoe route across the great lake on whose shore
One is left trapped, grumbling not so much at bad luck as
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A book is not an autonomous entity: it is a relation, an axis of innumerable relations. One literature differs from another, be it ...
A novel which survives, which withstands and outlives time, does do something more than merely survive. It does not stand still. I ...
I have always taken as the standard of the mode of teaching and writing, not the abstract, particular, professional philosopher, b ...
Science is an integral part of culture. It's not this foreign thing, done by an arcane priesthood. It's one of the glories of the ...
And that their sleep be sound
I say this childermas
Who could not, at one time,
Have saved them from the gas.
What happens in a strike happens not to one person alone.... It is a crisis with meaning and potency for all and prophetic of a fu ...
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