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Alfred Kazin Quotes

One writes to make a home for oneself, on paper, in time and in others' minds.
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#American Critic #Art

When a writer talks about his work, he's talking about a love affair.
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#American Critic #Clever

A classic is a book that survives the circumstances that made it possible yet alone keeps those circumstances alive.
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#Circumstances

If we practiced medicine like we practice education, we'd look for the liver on the right side and left side in alternate years.
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#Education #American Critic