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Perpetual modernness is the measure of merit, in every work of art; since the author of it was not misled by anything short- lived ...
White teeth, white hands, and neck as ivory white,
Black eyes, black brows, black hairs that hide delight:
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Plato's was essentially a dualistic theory. To him, the divine ideas, the universals, the general qualities, the genera, were the ...
How else is the famous short story 'A study in Abjection' to be understood but as an outbreak of disgust against an age indecently ...
Doing, a filthy pleasure is, and short;
And done, we straight repent us of the sport:
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A good short story is a work of art which daunts us in proportion to its brevity.... No inspiration is too noble for it; no amount ...
What is our life? a play of passion;
Our mirth the music of division;
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If I were fierce, and bald, and short of breath,
I'd live with scarlet Majors at the Base,
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I think a surgeon is particularly suited by temperament to the short story form as opposed to the novel, because the short story i ...
Haste still pays haste, and leisure answers leisure;
Like doth quit like, and measure still for measure.
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