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" Of such wisdom, the poetic passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for its own sake,' ' has most. For art comes to you proposing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to your moments as they pass, and simply for those moments "
Joseph Fawcett, The Art of War: Its Relation to the Early Development of ... - Page 278
by Arthur Beatty - 1918 - 270 pages
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Paintings of the Louvre, Italian and Spanish

Arthur Mahler, Carlos Blacker, William Albert Slater - Painting - 1905 - 303 pages
...thought that its object was to give pleasure only; but as Mr. Pater says, "Art comes to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake." NOTES PAGE 27 (1) The very fine picture "St. John the Baptist" (No. 1274) was originally ascribed to...
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Walter Pater

Arthur Christopher Benson - 1906 - 226 pages
...chance which is open to a man; and art, he says, gives most of these, "for art comes to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake." The "Conclusion," then, is a presentment of the purest and highest Epicureanism, the Epicureanism that...
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The American Stage of To-day

Walter Prichard Eaton - Bookbinding - 1908 - 338 pages
...passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for art's sake has most ; for art comes to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake." He feared at first that the lofty Hedonism of these words might be misconstrued and work injury. His...
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The Great English Essayists: With Introductory Essays and Notes

William James Dawson, Coningsby Dawson - Authors, English - 1909 - 351 pages
...passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for art's sake, has most; for art conies to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake. 1868. PAN'S PIPES Robert Louis Stevenson The world in which we live has been variously said and sung...
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Shelburne Essays: Shelburne essays

Paul Elmer More - American literature - 1910
...passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for art's sake, has most ; for art comes to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake." That philosophy of the Oxonian Epicurus and its scandal in a very un-Epicurean land are familiar enough...
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Vanishing Roads, and Other Essays

Richard Le Gallienne - English essays - 1915 - 377 pages
...such wisdom, the poetic passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for its own sake, has most. For art comes to you proposing frankly to give nothing...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake. Now, if it be true that the application, or rather the misapplication, of this philosophy led Oscar...
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The Cambridge History of English Literature: The nineteenth century. III

Sir Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller - English literature - 1916
...but with a sort of indefinite reprieve, the love of art for art's sake is the highest form of wisdom. 'For art comes to you, proposing frankly to give nothing...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake.' The Oscar Wilde development had not the good will of Pater any more than that of Ruskin ; but it logically...
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The Cambridge History of English Literature, Volume 14

Sir Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller - English literature - 1917
...but with a sort of indefinite reprieve, the love of art for art's sake is the highest form of wisdom. "For art comes to you, proposing frankly to give nothing...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake." The Oscar Wilde development had not the good will of Pater any more than that of Ruskin; but it logically...
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Readings in English Prose of the Nineteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1917 - 695 pages
...passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for art's sake, has most; for art comes to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake. ROMANTICISM 1876 [Published in MacmUlan's Magazine for November. It is better known as the Postscript...
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The Study and Enjoyment of Pictures

Gertrude Richardson Brigham - Painting - 1917 - 250 pages
...COMPANY COPYRIGHT, 19'7, ar SULLY AND KLEINTEICH PRINTED IN USA -. Co VIVA "Art comes to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake." — WALTER PATER. PREFACE To the lover of pictures this little book is addressed, to him who seeks...
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