More From Vladimir Nabokov
- "My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music."
- "Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something that neither their teacher nor they know."
- "Imagination, the supreme delight of the immortal and the immature, should be limited. In order to enjoy life, we should not enjoy it too much."
More In Art
- "I owe much to mother. She had an expert’s understanding, but also approached art emotionally."― David Rockefeller
- "All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual."― Honore de Balzac
- "Love and business and family and religion and art and patriotism are nothing but shadows of words when a man’s starving!"― O. Henry