Seeming – Everything

Seeming

Religion, art, taste, and other delusions.

May 022022
 

A civilization that values chiefly what it can measure will produce expensive ugliness, as we observe.

Mar 112022
 

We defeat ourselves not with scarcity but surfeit: too much food, too much data, too much leisure, and far, far too much art.

Mar 012022
 

To become a popular artist, aim at the largest possible audience: children, and adults who prefer art for children.

Feb 082022
 

The apotheosis of the artist comes when he arrogates to himself the right to bore you.

Dec 212021
 

A large reputation, like an impetus in a vacuum, can, in the absence of a countervailing force, be coasted on forever.