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There were no clouds, the sun was going down in a limpid, gold-washed sky. Just as the lower edge of the red disk rested on the hi ...
When we consider the vast distance of the known and visible parts of the world, and the reasons we have to think, that what lies w ...
Our senses perceive no extreme. Too much sound deafens us; too much light dazzles us; too great distance or proximity hinders our ...
Architecture is a chained and fettered art. Far from being "frozen music," it is an art constantly attempting to realize in solid, ...
Religion and science ... constitute deep-rooted and ancient efforts to find richer experience and deeper meaning than are found in ...
... the ordinary is simply the universal observed from the surface, that the direct approach to reality is not without, but within ...
The world of the egotist is, inevitably, a narrow world, and the boundaries of self are limited to the close horizon of personalit ...
The attraction of horror is a mental, or even an intellectual, excitement, but the fascination of the repulsive, so noticeable in ...
Is all that we see or seem
But a dream within a dream?
All that we see or seem
Is but a dream within a dream.
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