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Authors
Modest Petrovici MusorgskiJohn WebsterRay Stannard BakerGail Kathleen GodwinMatsutatsu OyamaPeter O'TooleIsak DinesenJacques MarchandErma BombeckRobert HaydenM. Scott PeckRobert Louis StevensonCharles Pinot DuclosVictor DumbraveanuClive Owen

Experience, already reduced to a group of impressions, is...

Experience, already reduced to a group of impressions, is ringed round for each one of us by that thick wall of personality through which no real voice has ever pierced on its way to us, or from us to that which we can only conjecture to be without.

Walter Pater, quote about Experience

Walter Pater (1839 - 1894) English critic

Life_period: 1839 - 1894


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