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The use of criticism, in periodical writing, is to sift, not to stamp a work.
I now know all the people worth knowing in America, and I find no intellect comparable to my own.
For precocity some great price is always demanded sooner or later in life.
The character and history of each child may be a new and poetic experience to the parent, if he will let it.
Drudgery is as necessary to call out the treasures of the mind, as harrowing and planting those of the earth.
Essays, entitled critical, are epistles addressed to the public, through which the mind of the recluse relieves itself of its impressions.
Art can only be truly art by presenting an adequate outward symbol of some fact in the interior life.
Very early, I knew that the only object in life was to grow.
I am suffocated and lost when I have not the bright feeling of progression.
Be what you would seem to be – or, if you’d like it put more simply – a house is no home unless it contains…
Beware of over-great pleasure in being popular or even beloved.
A house is no home unless it contain food and fire for the mind as well as for the body.
The especial genius of women I believe to be electrical in movement, intuitive in function, spiritual in tendency.
We need to hear the excuses men make to themselves for their worthlessness.
It should be remarked that, as the principle of liberty is better understood, and more nobly interpreted, a broader protest is made in behalf of…
It is a vulgar error that love, a love, to woman is her whole existence; she is born for Truth and Love in their universal…
Would that the simple maxim, that honesty is the best policy, might be laid to heart; that a sense of the true aim of life…
It is astonishing what force, purity, and wisdom it requires for a human being to keep clear of falsehoods.
Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to…
Man tells his aspiration in his God; but in his demon he shows his depth of experience.
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