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The time is perhaps not altogether too green for the vile suggestion that art has nothing to do with clarity, does not dabble in t ...
As the brain of man is the speck of dust in the universe that thinks, so the leaves--the fern and the needled pine and the lattice ...
If Shakespeare has a singularity, it is because he has become a black hole. Light, insight, intelligence, matter--all pour ceasele ...
In history as in human life, regret does not bring back a lost moment and a thousand years will not recover something lost in a si ...
Never can the innate power of a work be hidden or locked away. A work of art can be forgotten by time; it can be forbidden and rej ...
The Battle of Waterloo is a work of art with tension and drama with its unceasing change from hope to fear and back again, change ...
Hearing, seeing and understanding each other, humanity from one end of the earth to the other now lives simultaneously, omnipresen ...
Only ambition is fired by the coincidences of success and easy accomplishment but nothing is quite as splendidly uplifting to the ...
Fate forces its way to the powerful and violent. With subservient obedience it will assume for years dependency on one individual: ...
The transformation of the impossible into reality is always the mark of a demonic will. The only way to recognize a military geniu ...
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