Showing posts with label James Joyce. Show all posts
Showing posts with label James Joyce. Show all posts

"Satan, really, is the romantic youth of Jesus re-appearing for a moment." - James Joyce

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"Satan, really, is the romantic youth of Jesus re-appearing for a moment." - James Joyce
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"I think a child should be able to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction." - James Joyce

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"I think a child should be able to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction." - James Joyce
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"The man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional." - James Joyce

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"The man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional." - James Joyce
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"Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age." - James Joyce

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"Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age." - James Joyce
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"I've put in so many enigmas and puzzles that it will keep professors busy for centuries arguing over what I meant, and that's the only way of ensuring one's immortality." - James Joyce

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"I've put in so many enigmas and puzzles that it will keep professors busy for centuries arguing over what I meant, and that's the only way of ensuring one's immortality." - James Joyce
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"Mistakes are the portals of discovery." - James Joyce

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"Mistakes are the portals of discovery." - James Joyce
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"Finnegans Wake" - James Joyce

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"Finnegans Wake" - James Joyce
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"He affirmed his significance as a conscious rational animal proceeding syllogistically from the known to the unknown and a conscious rational reagent between a micro and macrocosm ineluctably constructed upon the incertitude of the void." - James Joyce

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"He affirmed his significance as a conscious rational animal proceeding syllogistically from the known to the unknown and a conscious rational reagent between a micro and macrocosm ineluctably constructed upon the incertitude of the void." - James Joyce
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“Welcome, O life! I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race.” - James Joyce

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Welcome, O life! I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race.” - James Joyce
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