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Often, while contemplating works of art, not in their easily perceptible materiality, in the too-clear hieroglyphs of their contou ...
When a man of genius is denied of his great love, he goes mad. His brain, instead of being clear to do his work, is tortured, so h ...
They tend to be suspicious, bristly, paranoid-type people with huge egos they push around like some elephantiasis victim with his ...
The acceptance of a theory as true does involve a personal choice in a way that a law does not. Different people do differ about t ...
Though taste, though genius bless
To some divine excess,
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The studio has become the crucible where human genius at the apogee of its development brings back to question not only that which ...
In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.
It is easy to see that what is best written or done by genius in the world, was no man's work but came by wide social labor, when ...
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man have a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture or philosophy, he makes a bad husb ...
Exile as a mode of genius no longer exists; in place of Joyce we have the fragments of work appearing in Index on Censorship.
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