Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve Quote

If I had a device, it would be the true, the true only, leaving the beautiful and the good to settle matters afterwards as best they could.


English Portraits (ed. 1875)

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If I had a device, it would be the true, the true only, leaving the beautiful and the good to settle matters afterwards as best they could.

Picture Quote 2

If I had a device, it would be the true, the true only, leaving the beautiful and the good to settle matters afterwards as best they could.

Picture Quote 3

If I had a device, it would be the true, the true only, leaving the beautiful and the good to settle matters afterwards as best they could.

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If I had a device, it would be the true, the true only, leaving the beautiful and the good to settle matters afterwards as best they could.