Quotation by Henry Miller

This is not a book. This is libel, slander, defamation of character. This is not a book, in the ordinary sense of the word. No, this is a prolonged insult, a gob of spit in the face of Art, a kick in the pants to God, Man, Destiny, Time, Love, Beauty ... what you will. I am going to sing for you, a little off key perhaps, but I will sing.
Henry Miller (1891–1980), U.S. author. Tropic of Cancer (1934).

Tropic of Cancer was banned on grounds of obscenity in the U.S. until 1961, when it became a bestseller.
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