Samuel Blanchard

For more than twenty years he [Blanchard] toiled on through the most fatiguing paths of literary composition, mostly in periodicals, often anonymously; pleasing and lightly instructing thousands, but gaining none of the prizes, whether of weighty reputation or popular renown, which more fortunate chances, or more pretending modes of investing talent, have given in our day to men of half his merits. /more/ Samuel Blanchard quotes

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Pope Francis I would like a church that is poor and is for the poor. [10/22/2020 09:10:30] More


Segrey Burunov I always repeat: an artist must be synthetic. An artist is clay in the hands of a director, a good director. [10/07/2020 04:10:27] More


Eugene Ryabyi True love is a chastity belt on the heart. [10/19/2020 06:10:04] More


Ugo Foscolo Pain in those who lack bread is more resigned. [10/03/2020 12:10:18] More


Ugo Foscolo Wretched those who, in order not to be wicked, need religion. [10/03/2020 12:10:26] More