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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 18, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 18, 2018

Mediocrity is a business, like making low-quality shirts for low-income consumers at a low price. With this important difference—mediocrity cuts across all arts and professions, a ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 11, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 11, 2018

Sex as a source of pleasure, as distinct from its services to procreation, has been frowned upon, openly or tacitly, by the establishment. But at the same time, violence as an ins ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 4, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 4, 2018

This country was fortunate in having been created by a band of courageous, idealistic, intelligent men. There are few countries that can point to their origins with the same sense ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 28, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 28, 2018

The ear is the organ through which we perceive the subtlest of the arts, which is music.   “The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin” December 28, 2004 ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 21, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 21, 2018

We are pious about the right to dissent except where it crosses church or state, offends company management, is critical of the Pentagon, the presidency, the two-party system, con ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 14, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 14, 2018

War has the voice of a million muzzles, and where it speaks, dust hangs in the air for weeks. Violence is consummate, no worm is safe; the bomb digs deeper than the mole. All crea ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 7, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 7, 2018

To trivializers, God is a resource and religion is a technique, and the combo is unbeatable.   “Religion” from the book “Trivializing America” (1983) ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 31, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 31, 2017

So all in all we have been careless caretakers of our ward. We have slashed forests, dirtied skies, drained wetlands, overgrazed pastures, stunted mountains, acidified rain, degra ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 24, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 24, 2017

Have you ever known how exceedingly pleasant It is to unwrap a Christmas present? Did you ever know how much cheer it lends To be wished a Merry Christmas by your friends? Did you ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 17, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 17, 2017

Just as madmen do not think they are mad, and bores think they are fascinating, pedants are never aware of their pedantry. “Pilpul ” from the book “Trivializing America” (1983) ...

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