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"Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809-1894) was an American physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the 19th century, he is considered a member of the Fireside Poets. His most famous prose works are the "Breakfast-Table" series, which began with The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table (1858). He is also recognized as an important medical reformer.

(August 1809 – October was an American professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the century, he is considered a member of the Fireside Poets

Similar to idolatry and iconodulism, epeolatry literally means the worship of words. It derives from ἔπος épos, which unlike λόγος lógos more specifically means word in Greek, and was apparently coined in 1860 by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

If "Epiolotrist" is a thing, I'm getting it inked, along with "Scripturient"

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A mente que se abre a uma nova idéia jamais voltará ao seu tamanho original. —…

A mente que se abre a uma nova idéia jamais voltará ao seu tamanho original. —…

Well I had to choose this image of Dylan Thomas, because the other available images were "too small". Given it is him, I don't think Diane DiPrima will mind.

Dylan Thomas The work of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas has occasioned much critical commentary, although critics share no consensus on how bright his star shines in the galaxy of modern poetry.

#Love is the master key that opens the gates of #happiness, of hatred, of #jealousy, and, most easily of all, the gate of fear - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

is the master key that opens the gates of of hatred, of and, most easily of all, the gate of fear - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts." - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.

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