John Fowles

John Fowles

English writer, novelist and essayist
even more ominous ... is the fact that since the Second World War a new kind of intellectual has emerged in large numbers. ... he is only minimally interested in the proper intellectual significance of images and objects. Such people are not really intellectuals, but visuals ... A visual is more interested in style than in content ... A visual does not feel a rioting crowd being machine-gunned by the police, he simply sees a brilliant news photograph.More John Fowles quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We all write poems; it is simply that poets are the ones who write in words.More John Fowles quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is not only species of animal that die out, but whole species of feeling. And if you are wise you will never pity the past for what it did not know, but pity yourself for what it did.More John Fowles quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If a person is intelligent, then of course he is either an agnostic or an atheist. Just as he is a physical coward. They are automatic definitions of high intelligence.More John Fowles quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The world began in hazard and will end in it.More John Fowles quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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