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Like rhetoric, writing is more highly organized than speech. What is more, it prides itself on transcending the boundaries of plac ...
Speech is after all only a system of gestures, having the peculiarity that each gesture produces a characteristic sound, so that i ...
I have always taken as the standard of the mode of teaching and writing, not the abstract, particular, professional philosopher, b ...
The history of art is almost three times longer than that of writing, and the relationship between the two types of expression can ...
The only phenomenon with which writing has always been concomitant is the creation of cities and empires, that is the integration ...
The system was breaking down. The one who had wandered alone past so many happenings and events began to feel, backing up along th ...
... oh, I long to prove myself by writing! The best seems to die in me when I give it up. It is the self I love--not this efficien ...
Writing ought either to be the manufacture of stories for which there is a market demand--a business as safe and commendable as ma ...
One of the few things I know about writing is this: spend it all, shoot it, play it, lose it, all, right away, every time. Do not ...
Well, I know you haven't had much experience writing and none at all in pictures. But I've heard about you. It all sounded like yo ...
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