Bachelard, The Poetics of Space:
If we were to give the imagination its due in the philosophical systems of the universe, we should find, at their very source, an adjective. Indeed, to those who want to find the essence of a world philosophy, one could give the following advice — look for its adjective.
Introduction to Second Four Books of Poems: …poetry like speech itself is made out of paradox, contradiction, irresolvables … It uses
Henry Adams, The Education:
All New York was demanding new men, and all the new forces, condensed into corporations, were demanding a new type of