May I repeat what I told you here: treat nature by the cylinder, the
sphere, the cone, everything in perspective. Paul Ce zanne Letter to EŁ mile Bernard,15 Apr.
The more contracted that power is, the more easily it is destroyed. A country governed bya despot
is an inverted cone. Samuel known as Dr Johnson Johnson Remark,14 Apr. Quoted in James Boswell The Life
of Samuel Johnson
Pity the planet, all joy gone from this sweet
volcanic cone RobertTraill Spence,Jr Lowell 'Waking Early Sunday Morning'.