Percy Bysshe Shelley Quote

The great instrument of moral good is the imagination; and poetry administers to the effect by acting on the cause.


A Defence of Poetry (written 1821)

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The great instrument of moral good is the imagination; and poetry administers to the effect by acting on the cause.

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The great instrument of moral good is the imagination; and poetry administers to the effect by acting on the cause.

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The great instrument of moral good is the imagination; and poetry administers to the effect by acting on the cause.

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The great instrument of moral good is the imagination; and poetry administers to the effect by acting on the cause.