But fantasy kills imagination, pornography is death to art.
Quote by Iris Murdoch
We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life...
Moralistic is not moral. And as for truth - well, it's like brown - it's...
Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anything than...
Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference.
We can only learn to love by loving.
Happiness is a matter of one's most ordinary and everyday mode of consciousness being busy...
The notion that one will not survive a particular catastrophe is, in general terms, a...
Love is the difficult realization that something other than oneself is real.
Literature could be said to be a sort of disciplined technique for arousing certain emotions.
Jealousy comes from self-love rather than from true love.
Jealousy is the most dreadfully involuntary of all sins
Anything that consoles is fake.
There is no substitute for the comfort supplied by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship.
The cry of equality pulls everyone down.
He was a sociologist; he had got into an intellectual muddle early on in life...
Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see the world...
I see myself as Rhoda, not Mary Tyler Moore.
Being good is just a matter of temperament in the end.
No love is entirely without worth, even when the frivolous calls to the frivolous and...
Perhaps when distant people on other planets pick up some wavelength of ours all they...