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Random quote of the day:

“A great sentiment can be rendered immediately. Dream on it and look for the simplest form in which you can express it.”

—Paul Gauguin, letter to Emile Schuffenecker, January 14, 1885

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Random quote of the day:

“Every sensitive person carries in himself old cities enclosed by ancient walls.”

—Robert Walser, “The Little Berliner,” Selected Stories (tr. Christopher Middleton)

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Random quote of the day:

“In the human heart there is a perpetual generation of passions, such that the ruin of one is almost always the foundation of another.”

—François de La Rochefoucauld, Maxim 10, Reflections; or Sentences and Moral Maxims

 

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Random quote of the day:

“Something that you feel will find its own form.”

—Jack Kerouac, Belief and Technique for Modern Prose

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Random quote of the day:

“Grief can have qualities of profound healing because we are forced to a depth of feeling that is usually below the threshold of our awareness.”

—Stephen and Ondrea Levine,
Who Dies?: An Investigation of Conscious Living and Conscious Dying

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Random quote of the day:

“Poetry, the arts, require feeling—on the part of the reader and observer, as well as the writer. Poetry is participatory, it requires, after feeling, response; and after response it demands movement, action.”

—Jan Freeman, “Breathe-in Experience, Breath-out Poetry”

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Random quote of the day:

“A first-rate scientist, or a fine prose writer, is able to say, ‘How can I know a good poem? I can tell an honest piece of work in my own field from a phony piece of work, but how can I tell a fine poem from a phony poem?’ And what has to be said to such a question is that these are people who cannot trust their emotional reactions, their total reactions.”

—Muriel Rukeyser, The Life of Poetry

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Random quote of the day:

“The emotions of man are stirred more quickly than man’s intelligence.”

—Oscar Wilde, “The Soul of Man Under Socialism”

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Random quote of the day:

“The artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.”

—G. K. Chesterton, “On the Wit of Whistler,” Heretics

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Random quote of the day:

 

“Man himself, in his hopes, his desires, his thoughts, and in his emotions seems to be the only unchanged thing in the world.”

—Mary Kay McComas, “Wayward Wizard”

 

 


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