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English statesman and writer 1804-18810
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-18820
Give me insight into today and you may have the antique and future worlds.
On the other hand, I don't understand the enthusiasm for everything in the antique shop that Grandma threw out. There, the sense of quality has declined; otherwise Grandma wouldn't have thrown it out.
American Poet 1878-19670
We had two grand antique professors who had been teaching at Lombard since before I was born.
We shift and bedeck and bedrape us, thou art noble and nude and antique.