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  1. Shakespeare's Measure of Civility

    Quote Originally Posted by Ron Price View Post

    If gentleness is the quality of civility, acceptance of choice in the judge and allowance of choice in the judged is Shakespeare’s ultimate measure of civility.-W.G. Zeeveld, The Temper of Shakespeare’s Thought, Yale UP, London, 1974, p.257.

    Listen to the silence of this garden
    in the early morning where the sun
    touches everything with its tint of gold.
    Birds fly high into the blue sky and their
    notes of song dance over this
  2. Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez(1927-2014): Notes on His Passing

    And The Frenzy of Renown

    Part 1:

    Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez(1927-2014) was a Columbian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist. Considered one of the most significant authors of the 20th century, arguably the greatest writer in Spanish since Cervantes, he was awarded the 1972 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, and the 1982 the Nobel Prize in Literature. He died yesterday: 17/4/'14.

    García Márquez ...
  3. Leonard da Vinci's Notebooks: An Inspiration


    In his work from day to day Leonard da Vinci concentrated on one thing at a time and, while he concentrated on that one thing, that thing was the most important in the world. Not much got done in the short term because da Vinci seemed interested in everything but, over a lifetime, da Vinci accomplished many great things, albeit unfinished.

    After his death Leonard da Vinci’s Notebooks were hidden away, scattered or lost. His wonderful ...

    Updated 02-26-2012 at 12:08 AM by Ron Price (to add some words)

  4. History in the Poetry of Roger White


    "A poet's life, any life, is a process of unfolding realization… a responsibility for poetic values, poetry is a way not only of knowing but also of living in the world, straining towards feelings of consciousness in which what is outside is fused with what lies within the self." - Veronica Brady, introduction to South of My Days: A Biography of Judith Wright, , Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1998.
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    Updated 02-26-2012 at 12:32 AM by Ron Price (to do a partial edit of this document)

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