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Perhaps no person can be a poet, or can even enjoy poetry, without a certain unsoundness of mind.
When individuals and nations have once got in their heads the abstract concept of full- blown liberty, there is nothing like it in ...
During those years in Stamps, I met and fell in love with William Shakespeare. He was my first white love.... it was Shakespeare w ...
Total loyalty is possible only when fidelity is emptied of all concrete content, from which changes of mind might naturally arise.
The life of mind is best and pleasantest for man, since mind more than anything else is man. This life therefore is also the happi ...
Of the modes of persuasion furnished by the spoken word there are three kinds. The first kind depends on the personal character of ...
You are outside life, you are above life, you have miseries which the ordinary man does not know, you exceed the normal level, and ...
A submissive spirit might be patient, a strong understanding would supply resolution, but here was something more; here was that e ...
I haven't strength of mind not to need a career.
...if you are to gain any great amount of good from the world, you must attain a passive condition of mind. ...it is never to be f ...
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