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Matter that the deaths come in the wrong order. All has been so easily
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Homer sweeps us away by the irresistible movement of lines through a whole passage to a splendid climax. What counts is the single ...
If a poet has any obligation toward society, it is to write well. Being in the minority, he has no other choice. Failing this duty ...
This book was written in good faith, reader. It warns you from the outset that in it I have set myself no goal but a domestic and ...
Written words differ from spoken words in being material structures. A spoken word is a process in the physical world, having an e ...
Since I know nothing of the merits of poetry, I am not able to pass any opinion upon this, but I can see that "reap" and "deep," " ...
Every idea is endowed of itself with immortal life, like a human being. All created form, even that which is created by man, is im ...
... no book ... ever competed with the Bible. The story of Ruth was better than Ramona, and the poetry of Job was better than Long ...
He who seeks to approach his own buried past must conduct himself like a man digging.... He must not be afraid to return again and ...
Spirit borrows from matter the perceptions on which it feeds and restores them to matter in the form of movements which it has sta ...
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