It is odd that there is so much talk of genius, when geniuses deny that it exists, and the rest of us wouldn’t know.
Religion, art, taste, and other delusions.
There are abusers of art, as there are abusers of alcohol, for much the same reasons, and with much the same effects.
To have taste is to have too much confidence in it.
Our thirst for narrative makes saints of reformed sinners, and reformed sinners of saints.
Sometimes we imagine things into existence, more often out of it.
Every good performance artist is known as something else.
Hallmark and Instagram are just two of the many fortunes to be made by permitting humans to communicate without the inconvenient obligation of articulate speech.
Religious Belief, Ranked by Body Count
The many delightful entertainments available on demand would be still more delightful if they were not available on demand.
Money declares our trust in God, Who has observed our trust in money.