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There are (I scarce can think it, but am told)
There are, to whom my satire seems too bold:
The satirist who writes nothing but satire should write but little--or it will seem that his satire springs rather from his own ca ...
Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
Satire is tragedy plus time. You give it enough time, the public, the reviewers will allow you to satirize it. Which is rather rid ...
Now, were I once at home, and in good satire,
I'd try conclusions with those Janizaries,
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Fools are my theme, let satire be my song.
I'll publish, right or wrong:
Fools are my theme, let satire be my song.
Pornographers are the enemies of women only because our contemporary ideology of pornography does not encompass the possibility of ...
His poor, crazy, deformed body was a mere Pandora's box, containing all the physical ills that ever afflicted humanity. This, perh ...
By rights, satire is a lonely and introspective occupation, for nobody can describe a fool to the life without much patient self-i ...
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