Van Wyck Brooks

Van Wyck Brooks

American literary critic, biographer, and historian.
Nothing is sadder than having worldly standards without worldly means.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [10/20/2011 11:10:48]
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]
The writer is important only by dint of the territory he colonizes.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
People of small caliber are always carping. They are bent on showing their own superiority, their knowledge or prowess or good breeding.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Once you have a point of view all history will back you up.More Van Wyck Brooks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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