Religion, art, taste, and other delusions.

Jun 152016

Celebrated mediocrity augurs obscure excellence.

Apr 292016

You can talk people into art, but you can’t talk them out of it.

Apr 252016

America’s religion is not Christianity; it is self-help.

Apr 222016

The audience will always be out of step with the artist, for one is just arriving at what the other has long since put out of mind.

Mar 092016

The Gods of Liberty, Equality, Justice, and The People have demanded more human sacrifice than all other divinities combined.

Mar 042016

The contemporary businessman cares only for art, and the contemporary artist only for money.

Dec 312015

Shared antipathies are the ties that bind.

Dec 102015

Our feelings may not be sincere, but our feelings about our feelings always are.

Dec 032015

Cool has always been good’s implacable enemy.

Nov 172015

People who like sports say a lot more intelligent things about sports than people who like art say about art.