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Does it follow that I reject all authority? Perish the thought. In the matter of boots, I defer to the authority of the bootmaker.
Since I am upon this Subject, I must observe that our English Poets have succeeded much better in the Stile, than in the Sentiment ...
All I have to do
is hear his name
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Poetry, whose material is language, is perhaps the most human and least worldly of the arts, the one in which the end product rema ...
I had a strong curiosity to be satisfied if he persisted in disbelieving a future state even when he had death before his eyes.... ...
I remember the thought which occurred to me when some ingenious and spiritual foreigners came to America, was, Have you been victi ...
In certain men digestion and sex absorb the vital force, and the stronger these are, the individual is so much weaker. The more of ...
A man of thought must feel the thought that is parent of the universe: that the masses of nature do undulate and flow.
A higher class, in the estimation and love of this city- building, market-going race of mankind, are the poets, who, from the inte ...
I had some short struggle in my mind whether I should resign my lover or my liberty, but this lasted not long. I found myself as f ...
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