Edmund Wilson

Edmund Wilson

American critic, writer
They [the English] have a special word, "civil," for what is elsewhere merely ordinary politeness.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have learned to read the papers calmly and not to hate the fools I read about.More Edmund Wilson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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]
All Hollywood corrupts; and absolute Hollywood corrupts absolutely.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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