Quotes: anticipates

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  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    Literature always anticipates life. It does not copy it, but moulds it to its purpose. The nineteenth century, as we know it, is largely an invention of Balzac.
  • Bill Brandt
    Bill Brandt
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    Sometimes they are a matter of luck; the photographer could not expect or hope for them. Sometimes they are a matter of patience, waiting for an effect to be repeated that he has seen and lost or for one that he anticipates.
  • Francis H. Bradley
    Francis H. Bradley
    British Philosopher 1846-1924
    Francis H. Bradley
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    We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with playthings.
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