Quotations

Easier

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As for literary criticism in general: I have long felt that any reviewer who expresses rage and loathing for a novel or a play or a poem is preposterous. He or she is like a person who has put on full armor and attacked a hot fudge sundae or a banana split.

– Kurt Vonnegut –

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Some people insist that ‘mediocre’ is better than ‘best.’ They delight in clipping wings because they themselves can’t fly. They despise brains because they have none.

– Robert A. Heinlein –

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How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.

– Benjamin Disraeli –

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