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Ambition can creep as well as soar.
As the tragic writer rids us of what is petty and ignoble in our nature, so also the humorist rids us of what is cautious, calcula ...
What care though rival cities soar
Along the stormy coast,
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But with some small portion of real genius and a warm imagination, an author surely may be permitted a little to expand his wings ...
[Allegory] should ... be very sparingly practised, lest, whilst the writer plays with his own fancies and diverts himself by cutti ...
Let us consider for a moment the following argument. The child plays in complete--we can well say, in sacred--earnest. But it play ...
Stone walls do not a prison make,
Nor iron bars a cage;
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His imagination resembled the wings of an ostrich. It enabled him to run, though not to soar.
A fierce unrest seethes at the core,
Of all existing things:,
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Lords and Commoners of England, consider what nation it is whereof ye are, and whereof ye are the governors; a nation not slow and ...
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