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    Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of

    “Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men

    “Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men merry.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Love demands infinitely less than friendship.

    “Love demands infinitely less than friendship.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Women, as they grow older, rely more

    “Women, as they grow older, rely more and more on cosmetics. Men, as they grow older, rely more and more on a sense of humor.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Criticism is the windows and chandeliers of

    “Criticism is the windows and chandeliers of art: it illuminates the enveloping darkness in which art might otherwise rest only vaguely discernible, and perhaps altogether unseen.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men

    “Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men merry.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Great art is as irrational as great

    “Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Politics is the diversion of trivial men

    “Politics is the diversion of trivial men who, when they succeed at it, become important in the eyes of more trivial men.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men

    “Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men merry.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    A man reserves his True and deepest

    “A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in whose company he finds himself electrified and enkindled, but for that one in whose company he may feel tenderly drowsy.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Bad officials are the ones elected by

    “Bad officials are the ones elected by good citizens who do not vote.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    To speak of morals in art is

    “To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    No man can think clearly when his

    “No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    Great art is as irrational as great

    “Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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    To speak of morals in art is

    “To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination.”

    — George Jean Nathan

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