Joyce Cary

Joyce Cary

Irish writer and artist.
A friend of mine tells me that a Beethoven symphony can solve for him a problem of conduct. I've no doubt that it does so simply by giving him a sense of the tragedy and the greatness of human destiny, which makes his personal anxieties seem small, which throws them into a new proportion.More Joyce Cary quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No honest hardworking official likes to see good money disappearing into the hands of the Treasury at the end of the financial year.More Joyce Cary quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For the essential thing about the work of art is that it is work, and very hard work too.More Joyce Cary quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A foul-mouthed oaf, a drunken laborer lying in a drain, a beaten wife with blackened eyes and torn clothes, cannot be made romantic to a child who sees how other children suffer from bad-tempered parents, from drunken fathers to termagant mothers.More Joyce Cary quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Throughout the play everything possible was done to show the virtue, innocence and helplessness of the poor, and the abandoned cruelty, the heartless self-indulgence of the rich.More Joyce Cary quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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