Edmund Wilson

Edmund Wilson

American critic, writer
From the moment a New Yorker is confronted with almost any large city of Europe, it is impossible for him to pretend to himself that his own city is anything other than an unscrupulous real-estate speculationMore Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In times of disorder and stress, the fanatics play a prominent role; in times of peace, the critics. Both are shot after the revolution.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
At 60 the sexual preoccupation, when it hits you, seems sometimes sharper, as if it were an elderly malady, like gout.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Evolution on the large scale unfolds, like much of human history, as a succession of dynasties.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Marxism is the opium of the intellectualsMore Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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