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Analysis is carried into everything. Even Deity is subjected to chemical tests.
James Russell Lowell

There is no better ballast for keeping the mind steady on its keel, and saving it from all risk of crankiness, than business.
James Russell Lowell

Things always seem fairer when we look back at them, and it is out of that inaccessible tower of the past that Longing leans and beckons.

– JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL

Endurance is the crowning quality,
And patience all the passion of great hearts.
James Russell Lowell

Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervade the whole being, and the pretense of it saps the very foundation of character.
James Russell Lowell

It is quite too common a practice, both in readers and the more superficial class of critics, to judge a book by what it is not, a matter much easier to determine than what it is.
James Russell Lowell

At the devil’s booth are all things sold. Each ounce of dross costs its ounce of gold.

James Russell Lowell

A wise skepticism is the first attribute of a good critic.
James Russell Lowell

Things always seem fairer when we look back at them, and it is out of that inaccessible tower of the past that Longing leans and beckons.
James Russell Lowell

There is no good arguing with the inevitable. The only argument available with an east wind is to put on your overcoat.
James Russell Lowell

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