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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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Empty Moments: Cinema, Modernity, and Drift

Leo Charney - Performing Arts - 1998 - 189 pages
...immersion in the present tense of experience: "Art comes to you," he concluded the conclusion, "professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake" (62). For Pater, we seize value from our lives by inhabiting as many sensual moments as we can. As...
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Oxford in English Literature: The Making, and Undoing, of 'the English Athens'

Associate Professor of English John Dougill, John Dougill - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 363 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. The ideas achieved such notoriety that Pater dropped the conchtsion from the next edition of the book...
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Fleeing the Universal: The Critique of Post-Rational Criticism

Carl Rapp - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 297 pages
...must be permitted to develop according to its own laws and interests, whether it comes, as Pater says, "proposing frankly to give nothing but the highest...moments as they pass, and simply for those moments' sakes,"" or whether it comes, in Eliot's phrase, as "a way of controlling, of ordering, of giving a...
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The Pre-Raphaelites: Writings and Sources, Volume 1

Inga Bryden - Arts, English - 1998 - 416 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. 110 26 SEBASTIAN EVANS 'The Seven Fiddlers' Brother Fabian's Manuscript and Oilier ftteins, If5(ir>,...
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Solid Objects: Modernism and the Test of Production

Douglas Mao - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 312 pages
...Paterian impressionism is the resounding conclusion to The Renaissance, "[F]or art comes to you professing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to...as they pass, and simply for those moments' sake" (Writings 62), the archetypal moment of Pound's innovation-driven modernism might be his 1912 claim...
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Ireland in Proximity: History, Gender, Space

Scott Brewster - History - 1999 - 192 pages
...positively dangerous to quote Pater at this date, I venture here to quote these over-quoted words: 'For art comes to you proposing frankly to give nothing...moments as they pass and simply for those moments sake.' (O'Brien 1937: 12) This was the most radical and disturbing aspect of Pater for many of his contemporaries,...
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Modernism: An Anthology of Sources and Documents

Vassiliki Kolocotroni, Jane Goldman, Olga Taxidou - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 632 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. 9 AUGUST STRINDBERG (1849-1912) FROM PREFACE TO Miss JULIE 1888 Swedish playwright, novelist, painter...
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After the Pre-Raphaelites: Art and Aestheticism in Victorian England

Elizabeth Prettejohn - Art - 1999 - 265 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.' 'Poems by William Morris', Westminster Review, ns 34 (October 1868) 312. Pater altered the phrasing...
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Victorian Prose: An Anthology

Rosemary J. Mundhenk, LuAnn McCracken Fletcher - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 504 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. i 3. Auguste Comte (i 798-1857), French founder of positivism (see George Henry LEWES); Georg WF Hegel...
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Candor and Perversion: Literature, Education, and the Arts

Roger Shattuck - Literary Collections - 2000 - 415 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. Anthologies still carry these incendiary pages. Does anyone find them scandalous today? The last sentence...
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