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( 19th c. A.D. )

Gogol
We recognise in them the divine origin of man (margin: Keats, To Homer)

Hugo
In a grand parliament of intelligence

Dostoyevsky
Constantinople can not but belong to Russia! 

Emerson
When the Gods come among men
Disclosing in every fact a germ of expansion
Infinite variety, unity of cause
A point outside of our hodiernal circle

Dickens
Roots of immortality
A punishing truth!

Hans Christian Andersen
Soon shall the whole world admire thy Psyche

Edgar Allan Poe
The source of all motion

Lewis Carroll
If only he might stand on his head

Russell Lowell
Fecundating minds



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