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Cliff Fadiman Quotes

The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech.

For most men life is a search for the proper manila envelope in which to get themselves filed.

Mr. Faulkner, of course, is interested in making your mind rather than your flesh creep.

There are two kinds of writers; the great ones who can give you truths, and the lessor ones, who can only give you themselves.

I think we must quote whenever we feel that the allusion is interesting or helpful or amusing.

A good memory is one trained to forget the trivial.

Cheese is milk's leap toward immortality.