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" ... we have an interval, and then our place knows us no more. Some spend this interval in listlessness, some in high passions, the wisest, at least among "the children of this world, "
Penn Monthly - Pagina 425
geredigeerd door - 1873
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Nineteenth-century Writings on Homosexuality: A Sourcebook

Chris White - 1999 - 374 pagina’s
...the Epicurean. The only suhstantial alterations in the essay are as follows. Pater originally wrote: 'High passions give one this quickened sense of life,...of love, political or religious enthusiasm, or the 6enthusiasm of humanity.*' This sentence hecame: 'Great passions may give us this quickened sense of...
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Modernism: An Anthology of Sources and Documents

Vassiliki Kolocotroni, Jane Goldman, Olga Taxidou - 1998 - 632 pagina’s
...passions, the wisest, at least among 'the children of this world', in art and song. For our one chance lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time. Great passions may give us this quickened sense of life, ecstasy and sorrow of love, the various forms...
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The Insatiability of Human Wants: Economics and Aesthetics in Market Society

Regenia Gagnier - 2000 - 255 pagina’s
...passions, the wisest, at least among 'the children of this world,' in art and song. For our one chance lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time" (61). Pater captures this sense of seizing the time in the wonderful last sentence of his essay on...
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Good Taste, Bad Taste, and Christian Taste: Aesthetics in Religious Life

Frank Burch Brown - 2000 - 336 pagina’s
...passions, the wisest, at least among "the children of this world," in art and song. For our one chance lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time. Great passions may give us this quickened sense of life, ecstasy and sorrow of love, the various forms...
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Irresistible Dictation: Gertrude Stein and the Correlations of Writing and ...

Steven Meyer - 2003 - 480 pagina’s
...would subsequently term the specious present—Pater sets the neuraesthetic: "For our one chance lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time," and thereby experiencing a "quickened sense of life" (pp. 150-53). Stein is perhaps at her most Paterian...
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The "beauty truths" of literature: Elemente einer Dichtungstheorie in Aldous ...

Gerhard Wagner - 2001 - 265 pagina’s
...passions. the wisest, at least among 'the children of this world.' in art and song. For our one chance lies in expanding that interval. in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time. Great passions may give us this quickened sense of life. ecstasy and sorrow of love. the various forms...
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Chez Soi: The Aesthetic Self in Arthur Schopenhauer, Walter Pater and T.S ...

Thomas Lütkemeier - 2001 - 306 pagina’s
...passions, the wisest, at least among 'the children of this world,' in art and song. For our one chance lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time. Great passions may give us this quickened sense of life, ecstasy and sorrow of love, the various forms...
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A Companion to Twentieth-Century Poetry

Neil Roberts - 2003 - 646 pagina’s
...to cram the limited 'interval' between birth and death full of experience: Tor our one chance lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time' (ibid.). We can detect here the germ of Joyce's notion of 'epiphany' and of Pound's early doctrine...
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Chez Soi: The Aesthetic Self in Arthur Schopenhauer, Walter Pater and T.S ...

Thomas Lütkemeier - 2001 - 306 pagina’s
...passions, the wisest, at least among 'the children of this world,' in art and song. For our one chance lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time. Great passions may give us this quickened sense of life, ecstasy and sorrow of love, the various forms...
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Literary Modernism and Musical Aesthetics: Pater, Pound, Joyce and Stein

Brad Bucknell - 2001 - 288 pagina’s
...time.18 "[O]ur only chance," says Pater, referring to the period given us between birth and death, "lies in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time."19 Pater's figure is commonplace, but it turns upon the ambiguity (or the fusion) in the word...
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