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It is scarcely exaggeration to say that if one is not a little mad about Balzac at twenty, one will never live; and if at forty on ...
Virtue would not make such advances if there were not a little vanity to keep it company.
I know of no studies so composing as those of the classical scholar. When we have sat down to them, life seems as still and serene ...
On the whole, Chaucer impresses us as greater than his reputation, and not a little like Homer and Shakespeare, for he would have ...
And suddenly, to be dying
Is not a little or mean or cheap thing,
Only wearying, the heat unbearable ...
Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to any human disclosure; seldom can it happen that something is not a little disgu ...
Perhaps he was a bit different from other people, but what really sympathetic person is not a little mad?
"Why wouldn't it scare me to have a fire
Begin in smudge with ropy smoke, and know
...
If we are to change our world view, images have to change. The artist now has a very important job to do. He's not a little periph ...
An acquaintance with the muses, in the education of youth, contributes not a little to soften the manners. It gives a delicate tur ...
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