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Cyril Connolly
(1903-1974) born on
Sep 10
English journalist, editor, writer. He edited "Horizon magazine," 1939-50 and wrote "Condemned Playground," 1945.
Our memories are card indexes consulted and then returned in disorder by authorities whom we do not control.

Imagination is nostalgia for the past, the absent; it is the liquid solution in which art develops the snapshot of reality.
Today the function of the artist is to bring imagination to science and science to imagination, where they meet, in the myth.
If one is too lazy to think, too vain to do a thing badly, too cowardly to admit it, one will never attain wisdom.
Better to write for yourself and have no public, than write for the public and have no self.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "The Unquiet Grave," pt. 3, 1944.
R: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
A: "The Unquiet Grave," pt. 3, 1944.
N: "The Unquiet Grave."
K: "Turnstile One," ed. V. S. Pritchett.

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