poetic license quotes

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For wheresoe'er I turn my ravished eyes,
Gay gilded scenes and shining prospects rise,
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If I were just curious, it would be very hard to say to someone, "I want to come to your house and have you talk to me and tell me ...
Dogmatic theological statements are neither logical propositions nor poetic utterances. They are "shaggy dog" stories; they have a ...
Poetry is one of the destinies of speech.... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.
At its best New Wave/punk represents a fundamental and age-old Utopian dream: that if you give people the license to be as outrage ...
I think that if most guys in America could somehow get their fave-rave poster girl in bed and have total license to do whatever th ...
Who among us has not, in moments of ambition, dreamt of the miracle of a form of poetic prose, musical but without rhythm and rhym ...
If the poet has pursued a moral objective, he has diminished his poetic force.
The life of our city is rich in poetic and marvelous subjects. We are enveloped and steeped as though in an atmosphere of the marv ...
France is not poetic; she even feels, in fact, a congenital horror of poetry. Among the writers who use verse, those whom she will ...
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