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In excited conversation we have glimpses of the universe, hints of power native to the soul, far-darting lights and shadows of an ...
The secret of poetry is never explained--is always new. We have not got farther than mere wonder at the delicacy of the touch, & t ...
The use of symbols has a certain power of emancipation and exhilaration for all men. We seem to be touched by a wand, which makes ...
Battles, revolutions, pestilence, famine, and death, are never the effect of those natural causes, which we experience. Prodigies, ...
These marbles, the works of the dreamers and idealists of old, live on, leading and pointing to good. They are the works of vision ...
They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to ...
Tried by a New England eye, or the more practical wisdom of modern times, they are the oracles of a race already in its dotage; bu ...
The language of excitement is at best picturesque merely. You must be calm before you can utter oracles.
For what are the classics but the noblest thoughts of man? They are the only oracles which are not decayed, and there are such ans ...
My hope is ... that we may recover ... something of a renewal of that vision of the law with which men may be supposed to have sta ...
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