Quotes by Tom Wolfe

A cult is a religion with no political power. ...

Tom Wolfe cults

By day, Structuralists constructed the structure of meaning and pondered the meaning of structure. By night, Deconstructivists pul led the c ...

Tom Wolfe structuralism and deconstruction

Le Corbusier was the sort of relentlessly rational intellectual that only France loves wholeheartedly, the logician who flies high er and hi ...

Tom Wolfe architecture

Napoleon wanted to turn Paris into Rome under the Caesars, only with louder music and more marble. And it was done. His architects gave him ...

Tom Wolfe Paris

The attitude is we live and let live. This is actually an amazing change in values in a rather short time and it's an example of f reedom fr ...

Tom Wolfe laissez-faire

It is very comforting to believe that leaders who do terrible things are, in fact, mad. That way, all we have to do is make sure w e don't p ...

Tom Wolfe leadership

Las Vegas has become, just as Bugsy Siegel dreamed, the American Monte Carlo--without any of the inevitable upper-class baggage of the Rivie ...

Tom Wolfe Las Vegas Monte Carlo Monaco

Radical Chic, after all, is only radical in Style; in its heart it is part of Society and its traditions--Politics, like Rock, Pop , and Cam ...

Tom Wolfe radicals

On Wall Street he and a few others--how many?--three hundred, four hundred, five hundred?--had become precisely that ... Masters o f the Uni ...

Tom Wolfe stock market

A liberal is a conservative who has been arrested. ...

Tom Wolfe liberals

Share