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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 10, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 10, 2024

For good or ill, there’s something to be said for the auteur.   From the book, “Years of the Electric Ear” (1994) ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 3, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 3, 2024

The world citizen attacks famine as he would an enemy.   “Citizen of the World” broadcast July 10, 1949 on CBS ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 25, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 25, 2024

There was in many of my productions a social awareness, that we’re not living in a vacuum, that there was a need for responsible citizenship and world awareness.   “The Poet Laure ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 18, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 18, 2024

As a people, as a culture, we have become so alienated from poetry that whenever a playwright has the pluck to raise his language above the colloquial, or goes beyond the permissi ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 11, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 11, 2024

The Nazis, when they occupied Paris, immediately abolished the brothels. They were very proper about sex, while at the same time they were making lampshade of human skin, and dest ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 31, 2023

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 31, 2023

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, 2023

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 24, 2023

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, 2023

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 17, 2023

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 December 10, 2023

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 10, 2023

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 December 3, 2023

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for December 3, 2023

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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