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Where the statue stood
Of Newton with his prism and silent face,
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Man himself is an enigma in motion; his questions never stay asked; whereas the mold, the footprint, and by natural extension, the ...
We have bathed, where none have seen us,
In the lake and in the fountain,
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Only he who can view his own past as an abortion sprung from compulsion and need can use it to full advantage in the present. For ...
The statue of Freedom has not been cast yet, the furnace is hot, we can all still burn our fingers.
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue than why I have one.
The sheer rapture
that I would take
to mould a clear
and frigid statue;
A great man is a new statue in every attitude and action. A beautiful woman is a picture which drives all beholders nobly mad.
Nature predominates over the human will in all works of even the fine arts, in all that respects their material and external circu ...
Each work of art excludes the world, concentrates attention on itself. For the time it is the only thing worth doing--to do just t ...
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