Terry Eagleton

Literature transforms and intensifies ordinary language, deviates systematically from everyday speech. If you approach me at a bus stop and murmur Thou still unravished bride of quietness, then I am instantly aware that I am in the presence of the literary. Terry Eagleton quotes

Quotes of the month

Otfries Proysler The Negroes turned pale too, but no one noticed because they were smeared with soot. [10/20/2019 12:10:35] More


Anatoly Yurkin Property is the shadow side of alienated thinking. (Anatoly Yurkin) [11/06/2019 10:11:57] More


Peter Benjamin Mandelson Politics and trade go hand in hand. [10/21/2019 02:10:02] More


Anatoly Yurkin The trail is a fetish of alienation. (Anatoly Yurkin) [11/02/2019 04:11:18] More


Anatoly Yurkin Being ripens by alienation. [10/26/2019 08:10:52] More