Edmund Wilson

Edmund Wilson

American critic, writer
The only thing that we can really make is our work, and deliberate work of the mind, imagination and hand, done, as Nietzsche said, ‚Ä?notwithstanding,‚Äô in the long run remakes the world.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Old-fogyism is comfortably closing in.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The cruelest thing that has happened to Lincoln since he was shot by Booth was to fall into the hands of Carl Sandburg.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One didn't really believe till one saw it demonstrated that giving oneself up completely to art, to emotion, to enjoyment, without planning for the future or counting the cost, produced dreadful disabilities and bankruptcies later.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is nothing more demoralizing than a small but adequate income.More Edmund Wilson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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