He who studies MA in English Literature but fears the name Shakespeare is one who studies shadow but afraid of… (read more)
If in other lands the press and books and literature of all kinds are censored, we must redouble our efforts… (read more)
Literature is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to people who have none.
Literature is a state of culture, poetry is a state of grace, before and after culture.
Literature was formerly an art and finance a trade; today it is the reverse
He knew everything about literature except how to enjoy it.
Twentieth-century Russian literature has produced nothing special except perhaps one novel and two stories by Andrei Platonov, who ended his… (read more)
Bad literature is a form of treason.