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Hospitality still survives among foreigners, although it is buried under false pride among the poorest Americans.
For man, maximum excitement is the confrontation of death and the skillful defiance of it by watching others fed to it as he survi ...
A novel which survives, which withstands and outlives time, does do something more than merely survive. It does not stand still. I ...
... a novel survives because of its basic truthfulness, its having within it something general and universal, and a quality of ima ...
Our civilization survives in the complacency of cowardly or malignant minds--a sacrifice to the vanity of ageing adolescents.... I ...
Youth is the period in which a man can be hopeless. The end of every episode is the end of the world. But the power of hoping thro ...
Scenes must be beautiful, which, daily viewed,
Please daily, and whose novelty survives
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No more astounding relic of the subjection of women survives in western civilization than the status of the prostitute.... In conn ...
Poetry
makes nothing happen.
It survives
in the valley of its saying.
A country survives its legislation. That truth should not comfort the conservative nor depress the radical. For it means that publ ...
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