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In spite of their obvious differences, folk art and popular art have much in common; they are easy to understand, they are romanti ...
a painful privacy
learning to live without words.
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We tried pathetic appeals to the wandering waiters, who told us "they are coming, Sir" in a soothing tone--and we tried stern remo ...
"Five o'clock tea" is a phrase our "rude forefathers," even of the last generation, would scarcely have understood, so completely ...
PLAIN SUPERFICIALITY is the character of a speech, in which any two points being taken, the speaker is found to lie wholly with re ...
Magnitudes are algebraically represented by letter, men by men of letters, and so on.
What side of American life is not touched by this antithesis? What explanation of American life is more central or more illuminati ...
In the midst of vice we are in virtue, and vice versa.
I have been told lately that Fuseli was travelling by coach and a gentleman opposite him said: "I understand, Mr. Fuseli, that you ...
The body is but a pair of pincers set over a bellows and a stewpan and the whole fixed upon stilts.
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