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The great practical difference between the word, written or spoken, and the visual image is that we cannot read the former unless ...
I shall christen this style the Mandarin, since it is beloved by literary pundits, by those who would make the written word as unl ...
The written word still enjoyed a certain prestige here. It was a sluggish country.
We do not fear censorship for we have no wish to offend with improprieties or obscenities, but we do demand, as a right, the liber ...
The purifying, healing influence of literature, the dissipating of passions by knowledge and the written word, literature as the p ...
She could give herself up to the written word as naturally as a good dancer to music or a fine swimmer to water. The only difficul ...
Written words differ from spoken words in being material structures. A spoken word is a process in the physical world, having an e ...
The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty.
A written word is the choicest of relics. It is something at once more intimate with us and more universal than any other work of ...
A word is dead
When it is said,
Some say.
I say it just
Begins to live
That day.
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