Quotes about artists

By an epiphany he meant a sudden spiritual manifestation, whether in the vulgarity of speech or of gesture or in a memorable phase of the mi ...

James Joyce epiphany aesthetics art artists

Not the least vital of the problems which confront our country is the problem of her attitude towards those of her children who, h aving lef ...

James Joyce exile art artists Ireland

The personality of the artist, at first a cry or a cadence or a mood and then a fluid, and lambent narrative, finally refines itse lf out of ...

James Joyce art artists aesthetics God

"If she belongs to any besides the present, it is to the next world which artists want to see, when paganism will come again and w e can giv ...

Henry Brooks Adams religion Dudley Esther artists

The theater-goer in conventional dramatic theater says: Yes, I've felt that way, too. That's the way I am. That's life. That's the way it wi ...

Bertolt Brecht tragedy alienation art artists

Recently, the Germans have developed a tendency to prefer the so-called first (youthful) style of great artists to their mature wo rks. Coul ...

Franz Grillparzer art artists aesthetics immaturity

... today ... photographers prefer disfigurement to adornment. It is now chic to do your worst to people. ...

Margaret Anderson art artists photography

It is not enough to demand insight and informative images of reality from the theater. Our theater must stimulate a desire for und erstandin ...

Bertolt Brecht tragedy alienation art artists

I have always suspected that too much knowledge is a dangerous thing. It is a boon to people who don't have deep feelings; their p leasure c ...

Margaret Anderson knowledge intellectuals art artists

The alienation effect in German epic theater is achieved not only through the actors, but also through music (chorus and song) and sets (tra ...

Bertolt Brecht tragedy alienation art artists