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Thou shalt not set up Wordsworth, Coleridge, Southey;
Because the first is crazed beyond all hope,
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If American politics does not look to you like a joke, a tragic dance; if you have enough blindness left in you, on any plea, on a ...
Quaint, outlandish heathen gods
Black men fashion out of rods,
It was impossible to praise it as beautiful, but it was also impossible to damn it as quaint.
Popular art is normally decried as vulgar by the cultivated people of its time; then it loses favor with its original audience as ...
'Come, walk like this,' the dancer said,
'Stick you your toes--stick in your head,
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'Yes; quaint and curious war is!
You shoot a fellow down
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As to Mr. Lincoln's name and fame and memory,--all is safe. His firmness, moderation, goodness of heart; his quaint humor, his per ...
When first my lines of heavenly joys made mention,
Such was their luster, they did so excel,
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Here is the mistake of the cut-and-dried man of culture. He goes about with the secret of having learned to appreciate the "grand ...
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