Transportation made sublimation literal. It conveyed evil to another world.
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One gets tired of the role critics are supposed to have in this culture: It's like being the piano player in a whorehouse; you don't have any control over the action going on upstairs.
The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.
An ideal museum show would . . . be a mating of Brideshead Revisited . . ., with House Garden. . . ., provoking intense and pleasurable nostalgia for a past that none of its audience has had.
It was the basilica of gossip, the Vatican of inside dope.
Popular in our time, unpopular in his. So runs the stereotype of rejected genius.
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I'm not into that Keith Richard trip of having all those guitars in different tunings. I never liked the Rolling Stones much anyway.
It appears a bold thing to say so when one sees how much many a modern author who knows how to make a skilful use of the Book of Chronicles has to tell about the tabernacle.
Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it - but I should have guessed that it would be too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend when he would have preferred to be a man.