Edmund Wilson

Edmund Wilson

American critic, writer
There is nothing more demoralizing than a small but adequate income.More Edmund Wilson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Real genius of moral insight is a motor which will start any engine.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every work of art is a trick by which the artist manipulates appearances.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I find more and more that I am a man of the 1920s. I still expect something exciting. Drinks, animated conversation, gaiety: the uninhibited exchange of ideas.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Jew lends himself easily to Communism because it enables him to devote himself to a high cause, involving all of humanity, characteristics which are natural to him as a Jew.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Eugeny Antonuk If Lermontov lived in our time,
What would he do in our country?
Until being laid off for a while,
he would serve as an officer completely. [12/27/2018 04:12:42] More