John Barth

John Barth

Every artist joins a conversation that's been going on for generations, even millennia, before he or she joins the scene.More John Barth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I particularly scorn my fondness for paradox. I despise pessimism, narcissism, solipsism, truculence, word-play, and pusillanimity, my chiefer inclinations; loathe self-loathers ergo me; have no pity for self-pity and so am free of that sweet baseness. I doubt I am. Being me’s no joke.More John Barth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nobody knew how to be what they were right.More John Barth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Though life's tuition is always ruinous, inexorably we learn.More John Barth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you are a novelist of a certain type of termperament, then what you really want to do is re-invent the world. God wasn't too bad a novelist except he was a Realist.More John Barth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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