Quotes by English Philosopher George Henry Lewes

Science is the systematic classification of experience. George Henry Lewes

Insight is the first condition of Art. George Henry Lewes
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Philosophy and Art both render the invisible visible by imagination. George Henry Lewes
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The magic of the pen lies in the concentration of your thoughts upon one object. George Henry Lewes

Good writers are of necessity rare. George Henry Lewes

The real people of genius were resolute workers not idle dreamers. George Henry Lewes

We must never assume that which is incapable of proof. George Henry Lewes

The true function of philosophy is to educate us in the principles of reasoning and not to put an end to further reasoning by the introduction of fixed conclusions. George Henry Lewes

Murder, like talent, seems occasionally to run in families. George Henry Lewes

Many a genius has been slow of growth. Oaks that flourish for a thousand years do not spring up into beauty like a reed. George Henry Lewes

Literature is at once the cause and the effect of social progress. George Henry Lewes
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Books have become our dearest companions, yielding exquisite delights and inspiring lofty aims. George Henry Lewes
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A man may be variously accomplished, and yet be a feeble poet. George Henry Lewes

The object of Literature is to instruct, to animate, or to amuse. George Henry Lewes
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Science is not addressed to poets. George Henry Lewes

If you feel yourself to be above the mass, speak so as to raise the mass to the height of your argument. George Henry Lewes

Insincerity is always weakness; sincerity even in error is strength. George Henry Lewes

Books minister to our knowledge, to our guidance, and to our delight, by their truth, their uprightness, and their art. George Henry Lewes
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All good Literature rests primarily on insight. George Henry Lewes

Sincerity is moral truth. George Henry Lewes
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