Clive James quotes

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As a work of art it has the same status as a long conversation between two not very bright drunks.
All it means, if you wilt that way with a lady, is that you haven't yet really met her. You're not trying to make love to a woman, ...
She [Mae West] supplied much of her own dialogue and delivered it with enough eyeball-rolling suggestiveness to disguise the fact ...
Anyone afraid of what he thinks television does to the world is probably just afraid of the world.
A sceptic finds Dallas absurd. A cynic thinks the public doesn't.
Visitors who come from the Soviet Union and tell you how marvellous it is to be able to look at public buildings without advertise ...
The literary critic, or the critic of any other specific form of artistic expression, may detach himself from the world for as lon ...
All television ever did was shrink the demand for ordinary movies. The demand for extraordinary movies increased. If any one thing ...
Prejudices are useless. Call Los Angeles any dirty name you like--Six Suburbs in Search of a City, Paradise with a Lobotomy, anyth ...
How much atonement is enough? The bombing must be allowed as at least part-payment: those of our young people who are concerned ab ...
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