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Everyone was tired with the old style politicians and their flowery rhetoric. I just told them there are tough times ahead, but th ...
Julia: What could he have done when it was one against three?
Old Horace: He should have died!
Semantically, taste is rich and confusing, its etymology as odd and interesting as that of "style." But while style--deriving from ...
I have very lately read the Prince of Abyssinia [Samuel Johnson's Rasselas]MI am almost equally charmed and shocked at it--the sty ...
The old saying of Buffon's that style is the man himself is as near the truth as we can get--but then most men mistake grammar for ...
The grand style is available now only in old poems, museums, and parodies.
One could say about this barn, what could hardly be said of either the church or the castle, akin to it in age and style, that the ...
When the weather is bad as it was yesterday, everybody, almost everybody, feels cross and gloomy. Our thin linen tents--about like ...
Here is the mistake of the cut-and-dried man of culture. He goes about with the secret of having learned to appreciate the "grand ...
It is the style of idealism to console itself for the loss of something old with the ability to gape at something new.
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