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But for the lovers, their arms
Round the griefs of the ages,
Who pay no praise or wages
Nor heed my craft or art.
In my craft or sullen art
Exercised in the still night
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My days are swifter than a weaver's shuttle...
Time flies like an arrow; the days and nights alternate as fast as a weaver's shuttle.
And the shuttle never falters, but to draw an encouraging conclusion
From this would be considerable, too odd. Why not just ...
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather than a baker, when he is no longer compelled, as among t ...
Too many photographers try too hard. They try to lift photography into the realm of Art, because they have an inferiority complex ...
To be an artist is to fail, as no other dare fail, that failure is his world and the shrink from desertion, art and craft, good ho ...
The profession of magician, is one of the most perilous and arduous specialisations of the imagination. On the one hand there is t ...
The lyf so short, the craft so longe to lerne,
Th' assay so hard, so sharp the conquerynge,
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