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You will recall the proud statement made recently by a Fascist general--"We have four columns in front of Madrid and a fifth insid ...
Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility, like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before it can give f ...
The general feeling was, and for a long time remained, that one had several children in order to keep just a few. As late as the s ...
I cannot accept the doctrine that in poetry there is a "suspension of belief." A poet must never make a statement simply because i ...
A sentence is made up of words, a statement is made in words.... Statements are made, words or sentences are used.
The cemetery isn't really a place to make a statement.
The force of truth that a statement imparts, then, its prominence among the hordes of recorded observations that I may optionally ...
Most of us are about as eager to be changed as we were to be born, and go through our changes in a similar state of shock.
It is a great shock at the age of five or six to find that in a world of Gary Coopers you are the Indian.
You must shock the Bourgeois.
(Il faut épater le bourgeois.)
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