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"Miss Dudley ... gives one the idea of a lightly-sparred yacht in mid- ocean; unexpected; you ask yourself what the devil she is d ...
...I have come to make distinctions between what I call the academy and literature, the moral equivalents of church and God. The a ...
Adolescents do get very angry with their parents, and acknowledging this anger is part of acknowledging them. If the anger is not ...
So long as we have failed to eliminate any of the causes of human despair, we do not have the right to try to eliminate those mean ...
Dogmatic theological statements are neither logical propositions nor poetic utterances. They are "shaggy dog" stories; they have a ...
The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris.
Anyone who tries to keep track of what is happening in China is going to end up by wearing all the skin of his left ear from twirl ...
True art tries not to attract attention--in order to be noticed.
How can one explain all the time and thought that goes into raising a child, all the opportunities for mistakes, all the chances t ...
What is literary tradition? What is a classic? What is a canonical view of tradition? How are canons of accepted classics formed, ...
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