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There, burying each gloomy thought, each sad reflection in the hearse of dissipation, [we] lost the remembrance of our woes, our c ...
There is only one step from the sublime to the ridiculous.
How does one stand
To behold the sublime,
To confront the mockers,
The mickey mockers
And plated pairs?
Without poets, without artists, men would soon weary of nature's monotony. The sublime idea men have of the universe would collaps ...
It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary calculations. He is at once sublime and touching, childlike and ...
To stroll is a science, it is the gastronomy of the eye. To walk is to vegetate, to stroll is to live.... To stroll is to enjoy, i ...
The dandy should aspire to be uninterruptedly sublime. He should live and sleep in front of a mirror.
The son will run away from the family not at eighteen but at twelve, emancipated by his gluttonous precocity; he will fly not to s ...
Almost everybody wore a curious limpidity of expression, like newborn babies or souls just after death. Dazed but curiously dignif ...
As to "Don Juan," confess ... that it is the sublime of that there sort of writing; it may be bawdy, but is it not good English? I ...
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