Author: sue (---.nas16.kansas-city2.mo.us.da.qwest.net)
Date: 01-07-06 15:16
The former post was off topic and was thus removed as it was a violation of our
Great Books & Classics spirit. We are migrating to
registration-only forums at
href=http://jollyrogerwest.com>jollyrogerwest.com Great Books forums,
and booksliterature.com Great Books forums.
Please respect that these are Great Books sites, and we prefer posts along the following
\'Tis better to be vile than vile esteem\'d,
When not to be receives reproach of being;
And the just pleasure lost, which is so deem\'d
Not by our feeling, but by others\' seeing:
For why should others\' false adulterate eyes
Give salutation to my sportive blood?
Or on my frailties why are frailer spies,
Which in their wills count bad what I think good?
No, I am that I am, and they that level
At my abuses reckon up their own:
I may be straight though they themselves be bevel;
By their rank thoughts, my deeds must not be shown;
Unless this general evil they maintain,
All men are bad and in their badness reign.
A play should give you something to think about. When I see a play and understand it the first time, then I know it can\'t
T. S. Eliot
It\'s strange that words are so inadequate. Yet, like the asthmatic struggling for breath, so the lover must struggle for
T. S. Eliot
It is important to express oneself... provided the feelings are
real and are taken from you own experience.