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He who should inspire and lead his race must be defended from travelling with the souls of other men, from living, breathing, read ...
The art of writing, like the art of love, runs all the way from a kind of routine hard to distinguish from piling bricks to a kind ...
Hell isn't merely paved with good intentions; it's walled and roofed with them. Yes, and furnished too.
Music, feelings of happiness, mythology, faces worn by time, certain twilights and certain places, want to tell us something, or t ...
His misfortune was that he loved youth--he was weak to it, it kindled him. If there was one eager eye, one doubting, critical mind ...
The prince in disguise makes the most charming beggar in the world, no doubt; but that is because--as all fairy-tales from the beg ...
Americans share with the English that conscientious befuddlement, that sanguine, profitable naivete, which has let the English mak ...
Gustav Aschenbach was the writer who spoke for all those who work on the brink of exhaustion, who labor and are heavy-laden, who a ...
All-devouring time, envious age,
Nought can escape you, and by slow degrees,
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It was almost two years ago, while awaiting the imminent birth of my second child, that I decided to start working part-time. This ...
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