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... but his practised hand can turn out an acceptable piece. He goes down to
luncheon or goes to bed with the assurance that he has done a good day's work.
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
The artist produces for the liberation of his soul. It is his nature to create as it is
the nature of water to run down hill. It is not for nothing that artists have called
their works the children of their brains and likened the pains of production to the
If he can realize that in the liberation of soul which his work has brought him and
in the pleasure of shaping it in such a way as to satisfy to some extent at least his
aesthetic sense, he is amply rewarded for his labours, he can afford to be ...
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One of my favourite bedside books of all time. I wore my first copy into pieces from overuse. I don't know of another book quite like it. Read full review
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This is one of the best books I read for providing a philosophical view of life. It is a book I intend to read again. Read full review