Quotation by Kenneth Tynan

Art and ideology often interact on each other; but the plain fact is that both spring from a common source. Both draw on human experience to explain mankind to itself; both attempt, in very different ways, to assemble coherence from seemingly unrelated phenomena; both stand guard for us against chaos.
Kenneth Tynan (1927–1980), British critic. repr. In Eugène Ionesco, Notes and Counter-Notes (1962). "Ionesco and the Phantom," Observer (London, July 6, 1958).
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