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critical
used in Leaves of Grass

4 uses
  • Are you done with reviews and criticisms of life? animating now to life itself?
    Book 23 — By Blue Ontario's Shore.... (57% in)
  • Henceforth I ask not good-fortune, I myself am good-fortune, Henceforth I whimper no more, postpone no more, need nothing, Done with indoor complaints, libraries, querulous criticisms, Strong and content I travel the open road.
    Book 7 — Song of the Open Road (2% in)
  • O while I live to be the ruler of life, not a slave, To meet life as a powerful conqueror, No fumes, no ennui, no more complaints or scornful criticisms, To these proud laws of the air, the water and the ground, proving my interior soul impregnable, And nothing exterior shall ever take command of me.
    Book 11 — A Song of Joys (85% in)
  • The United States to Old World Critics Here first the duties of to-day, the lessons of the concrete, Wealth, order, travel, shelter, products, plenty; As of the building of some varied, vast, perpetual edifice, Whence to arise inevitable in time, the towering roofs, the lamps, The solid-planted spires tall shooting to the stars.
    Book 34 — SANDS AT SEVENTY (41% in)

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