Edgar Allan Poe Quote

That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the beautiful.


The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe: Poems and tales. Eureka, an essay on the material and spiritual universe (ed. 1857)

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That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the...

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That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the...

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That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the...

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That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the...