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I discovered early in my movie work that a movie is never any better than the stupidest man connected with it. There are times whe ...
The Nature of Familiar Letters, written, as it were, to the Moment, while the Heart is agitated by Hopes and Fears, on Events unde ...
Most books belong to the house and street only, and in the fields their leaves feel very thin. They are bare and obvious, and have ...
We must remain as close to the flowers, the grass, and the butterflies as the child is who is not yet so much taller than they are ...
The art of the theater--notoriously an "impure" art--seems to be as close to the art of politics as it is to poetry, painting or m ...
Americans living in England are remarkably consistent in their reactions to the English. Most of them are hurt and puzzled because ...
The free man is a warrior.--How is freedom measured among individuals, among peoples? According to the resistance that must be ove ...
With thinking we may be beside ourselves in a sane sense. By a conscious effort of the mind we can stand aloof from actions and th ...
It is sadder to find the past again and find it inadequate to the present than it is to have it elude you and remain forever a har ...
The war is dreadful. It is the business of the artist to follow it home to the heart of the individual fighters--not to talk in ar ...
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