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A corner draft fluttered the flame, and the white fever of temptation,...   Life
Art has two constant, two unending concerns: It always meditates on de...   Life
As far as modern writing is concerned, it is rarely rewarding to trans...   Life
As in an explosion, I would erupt with all the wonderful things I saw ...   Life
Even so, one step from my grave, I believe that cruelty, spite, The po...   Life
I come here to speak poetry. It will always be in the grass. It will a...   Life
I don't like people who have never fallen or stumbled. Their virtue is...   Life
I have been writing in spurts, bit by bit. It is incredibly difficult....   Life
I think that if the beast who sleeps in man could be held down by thre...   Life
Immensely grateful, touched, proud, astonished, abashed.   Life
In view of the meaning given to this honor in the community to which I...   Life
Love is not weakness. It is strong. Only the sacrament of marriage can...   Life
Man is born to live and not to prepare to live.   Life
No deep and strong feeling, such as we may come across here and there ...   Life
Our evenings are farewells. Our parties are testaments. So that the se...   Life
Poetry is a rich, full-bodied whistle, cracked ice crunching in pails,...   Nature
That's metaphysics, my dear fellow. It's forbidden me by my doctor, my...   Life
The writer is the Faust of modern society, the only surviving individu...   Life
They don't ask much of you. They only want you to hate the things you ...   Life
What for centuries raised man above the beast is not the cudgel but th...   Life
What is laid down, ordered, factual is never enough to embrace the who...   Life
What you don't understand is that it is possible to be an atheist, it ...   Life
Work is the order of the day, just as it was at one time, with our fir...   Life
You fall into my arms. / You are the good gift of destruction's path, ...   Life