Industrial society seems likely to be entering a period of severe stress, due in part to problems of human behavior and in part to economic and environmental problems
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There is no fury like a woman searching for a new lover
Those of us who were brought up as Christians and have lost our faith have...
Everything is a dangerous drug except reality, which is unendurable.
When we have ceased to love the stench of the human animal, either in others...
Slums may well be breeding grounds of crime, but middle class suburbs are incubators of...
The artist is a member of the leisured classes who cannot pay for his leisure.
The true index of a man's character is the health of his wife.
Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice; journalism what will...
In the sex war, thoughtlessness is the weapon of the male, vindictiveness of the female.
Purity engenders Wisdom, Passion avarice, and Ignorance folly, infatuation and darkness.
I review novels to make money, because it is easier for a sluggard to write...
Those whom the Gods would destroy, they first call promising.
Idleness is only a coarse name for my infinite capacity for living in the present.
All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of...
The civilized are those who get more out of life than the uncivilized, and for...
For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into act?
Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public...
The artist one day falls through a hole in the brambles, and from that moment...
Someone has to die so that President Nixon won't be, and these are his words,...
I knew that I had come face to face with some one whose mere personality...