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Though taste, though genius bless
To some divine excess,
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Invention flags, his brain goes muddy,
And black despair succeeds brown study.
Artistic inspiration ignores the law of supply and demand.
The muse is blind as Cupid and skittish as Diana.
Thy spotless Muse, like Mary, did contain
The boundless Godhead; she did well disdain
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Had it not been for you, I should have remained what I was when we first met, a prejudiced, narrow-minded being, with contracted s ...
Most of us who turn to any subject we love remember some morning or evening hour when we got on a high stool to reach down an untr ...
The artist who is to produce a work which is to be admired, not by his friends or his towns-people or his contemporaries, but by a ...
The highest praise we can attribute to any writer, painter, sculptor, builder, is, that he actually possessed the thought or feeli ...
If you would lift me you must be on higher ground. If you would liberate me you must be free.
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