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Art for art's sake, with no purpose, for any purpose perverts art. But art achieves a purpose which is not its own.
There is in fact no such thing as art for art's sake, art that stands above classes, art that is detached from or independent of p ...
Art for art's sake? I should think so, and more so than ever at the present time. It is the one orderly product which our middling ...
Our role is to support anything positive in black life and destroy anything negative that touches it. You have no other reason for ...
The detective novel is the art-for-art's-sake of our yawning Philistinism, the classic example of a specialized form of art remove ...
Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.
The kinship between the Prometheus myth and the Book of Job is obvious enough. Both heroes, blameless and upright, suffer at the h ...
Without form, the sensitiveness vanishes.
It is the cry of a thousand sentinels, the echo from a thousand labyrinths; it is the lighthouse which cannot be hidden.
I always say, my motto is "Art for my sake." If I want to write, I write--and if I don't want to, I won't. The difficulty is to fi ...
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