Van Wyck Brooks

Van Wyck Brooks

American literary critic, biographer, and historian.
How delightful is the company of generous people, who overlook trifles and keep their minds instinctively fixed on whatever is good and positive in the world around them.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As against having beautiful workshops, studies, etc., one writes best in a cellar on a rainy day.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Earnest people are often people who habitually look on the serious side of things that have no serious side.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Genius and virtue are to be more often found clothed in gray than in peacock bright.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nothing is so soothing to our self-esteem as to find our bad traits in our forebears. It seems to absolve us.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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