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|Woman to Woman...Heart to Heart Lisa Hammond. “If we weren't all crazy, we'd |
just go insane.” Jimmy Buffett. singer, songwriter “The world thinks eccentricity in
great things is genius, but in small things, only crazy.” Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton, ...
|Bulwer-Lytton, Edward G. We should so provide for old age that it may have no |
urgent wants of this world to absorb it from ... Bulwer-Lytton, Edward G. The world
thinks eccentricity in great things is genius, but in small things, only crazy.
|The world considers eccentricity, in great things, genius; in small things, folly. |
Remember that none but those whose courage is unquestionable can venture to
be efletninate. It was only in the field that the Lacedemonians were accustomed
|It is a fact, obvious if little recognized, that there is a great number of people in the |
world, and that they are of divers ... is not the only work of genius that has been
received at second hand by minds themselves capable of forming good
judgments. ... His dtv ation to the wormy side of things may prevent him from ever
becoming popular, yet Poe's ghostly tales won ... to her daughter who thinks she
is dead, and there is a railroad accident, but the daughter is grown, not little
children, like in ...
|THE lot of the great composers has been, as a general thing, one of trial and |
sometimes of want. ... And not only did they have that kind of genius ... but it does
almost seem that these two things must be found in conjunction to produce a
great composer, so frequently has it been the case. ... Had he given up the battle
when a. boy living virtually on charity, or when an eccentric student in Vienna, or
|From which one may gather that genius has its privileges as well as its penalties. |
... Of course melody existed in the world in prehistoric ages, and even the
paleolithic man who has left traces of his taste in drawing, ... The formulation of
the laws of the intervals was the first great step toward their intelligent use. .... as
stated in this article, have reference not only to the age when they were enjoined,
but, other things equal, to all ages. ... In this hole is another woman, who is old
|bowed him through these busy days, Half wondering what the world was at, And |
shrewdly smoothing it with praise. ... Hint of suppressed halo, Riistle of hidden
wings, Wafture of heavenly frankincense— Which of these things? ... literary
qualifications recently made by various English critics are offset in The Speaker
by Mr. Quiller-Couch, who thinks ... but they apply to extraordinary circumstances
the good unsentimental reasoning of ordinary life, and usually with the happiest
|The crowd seemed disposed, as 1 judged by the vituperations that \ were |
directed against Macer, to interfere, but were ... I should think Varus might
recognise Macer. ... Can any one here say that this man U not crazy or drunk V '"
Varus! .... that he still has " Free commune with the choir that cannot die, Science
and sons; delight in little things ; The buoyant child .... All which is not only a great
luxury, but a very considerable matter of economy — as all housekeepers very
well know, who ...
|He is, of course, careful to distinguish between the abnormal which constitutes |
the genius and the morbid deviation ... and fully described ; but the several
differences between them constitute them, in the language of biology, only
varieties, not genera. ... “the subject imagines that he divines unknown relations
among phenomena, discerus in things hints and mysteries, ... Tolstoi, who has a
whole chapter given to his crazy, hazy theories, the superfiuity of which (or of any
other theory on ...