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Not to find one's way in a city may well be uninteresting and banal. It requires ignorance--nothing more. But to lose oneself in a ...
All religions have honored the beggar. For he proves that in a matter at the same time as prosaic and holy, banal and regenerative ...
All my life I've been harassed by questions: Why is something this way and not another? How do you account for that? This rage to ...
Whatever else it may be--stimulus, tranquilizer, aural nipple, too of executives, Muzak is basically trivializing. It is not simpl ...
Tourism, human circulation considered as consumption ... is fundamentally nothing more than the leisure of going to see what has b ...
The artefacts (sic) of a genius are distinguished by rich human content, for which he forges new images and new techniques, create ...
[Photography] makes its images by means anybody and everybody uses for the banal purposes, just as poetry makes its structures, it ...
The art of writing, like the art of love, runs all the way from a kind of routine hard to distinguish from piling bricks to a kind ...
The allurement that women hold out to men is precisely the allurement that Cape Hatteras holds out to sailors: they are enormously ...
The television screen, so unlike the movie screen, sharply reduced human beings, revealed them as small, trivial, flat, in two ban ...
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