Jacques Barzun quotes

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Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
The distinction between the two types of art is a difference of density rather than of species. In the same number of bars of Beet ...
Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules and realities of the game.
In a large university, there are as many deans and executive heads as there are schools and departments. Their relations to one an ...
A culture may be conceived as a network of beliefs and purposes in which any string in the net pulls and is pulled by the others, ...
A computer does not think, it feels nothing, and what it is said to "know"--bits of information all cast in the digital mode--has ...
In ordinary speech the words perception and sensation tend to be used interchangeably, but the psychologist distinguishes. Sensati ...
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