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Despots play their part in the works of thinkers. Fettered words are terrible words. The writer doubles and trebles the power of h ...
The crown of literature is poetry. It is its end and aim. It is the sublimest activity of the human mind. It is the achievement of ...
The prose method might be described as that where the writer provides a complete description of all those material factors in the ...
We talk of genius as if it were a mere knack, and the poet could only express what other men conceived. But in comparison with his ...
The hard necessity of bringing the judge on the bench down into the dock has been the peculiar responsibility of the writer in all ...
I have wanted everything as a writer and a woman, but most of all a world changed utterly by my revelations.
To endow the writer publicly with a good fleshly body, to reveal that he likes dry white wine and underdone steak, is to make even ...
Children don't read to find their identity, to free themselves from guilt, to quench the thirst for rebellion or to get rid of ali ...
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 ...
Most personal correspondence of today consists of letters the first half of which are given over to an indexed statement of why th ...
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