"It's amazing how, age after age, in country after country, and in all languages, Shakespeare emerges as incomparable."
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"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."M. H. Abrams on Les Brown
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"When I was a graduate student, the leading spirits at Harvard were interested in the history of ideas."
"If you read quickly to get through a poem to what it means, you have missed the body of the poem."