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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 29, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 29, 2020

Years of the electric ear! The heavens crackling with report: far-flung,             nearby, idle, inconsequential The worst ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 22, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 22, 2020

And if you wish to assess the cost of beating the Fascists you must multiply the number of closed files in Departments of War by the exchange value of sorrow, which is infinite an ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 15, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 15, 2020

I hate compromise, except in the arena of social action, where it is a necessity. But in art, it is an alien force. From the book, “Years of the Electric Ear” (1994) ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 8, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 8, 2020

I was against any kind of fixed society that would demand obedience to a position. I feel that it’s the supreme right of the individual to express himself and to act by his consci ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 1, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 1, 2020

The men who were masterless but free now have a master but no freedom. However, they have discipline and a scapegoat, and one can go far on that. “On A Note Of Triumph” broadcast ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 25, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 25, 2020

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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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 18, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 18, 2020

Radio has changed the world. It was a development by which a voice, a single voice, could be heard worldwide by millions of people. And that is a political instrument whose ramifi ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 11, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 11, 2020

Just as it is advisable to count the spoons after a guest brags of honesty, it is well to mind particulars when generalities are flying loose. “Simplifications ” from the book “Tr ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 4, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 4, 2020

We learned out of World War II that we had learned nothing out of World War I. “The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin” December 28, 2004 ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 27, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 27, 2020

Now a compound fracture is a wicked thing, and so is a missing part. For Nature, in all her wisdom and notwithstanding her proven generosity, Made no allowances for blast. “There ...

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