Loser  

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"Rousseau [...] is the Homer of the losers." --"Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Equality" (1978) by by Judith Shklar


The Defeat of Baudelaire (1931) by René Laforgue


"Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me"
--"The New Colossus"

Pollice Verso (1872) by Jean-Léon Gérôme
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Pollice Verso (1872) by Jean-Léon Gérôme

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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
  1. A person who fails to win.
    In a two-horse race there is always one winner and one loser.
  2. Someone with bad luck or poor skills who consistently loses.
    I’m a constant loser in love.
  3. A person of unhappy circumstances.
    That guy is a born loser!
  4. A contemptible or unfashionable person.
    That person is a loser!

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