To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination.
Quote by George Jean Nathan
George Jean Nathan Quotes
Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.
Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.
It is also said of me that I now and then contradict myself. Yes, I...
I drink to make other people interesting.
Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness.
A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in...
Whenever a man encounters a woman in a mood he doesn't understand, he wants to...
It is only the cynicism that is born of success that is penetrating and valid.
Politics is the diversion of trivial men who, when they succeed at it, become important...
A life spent in constant labor is a life wasted, save a man be such...
I know many married men, I even know a few happily married men, but I...
I have yet to find a man worth his salt in any direction who did...
Love demands infinitely less than friendship.
What passes for woman's intuition is often nothing more than man's transparency.
Criticism is the windows and chandeliers of art: it illuminates the enveloping darkness in which...
The path of sound credence is through the thick forest of skepticism.
Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men merry.
An actor without a playwright is like a hole without a doughnut.
Common sense, in so far as it exists, is all for the bourgeoisie. Nonsense is...
No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.