“Our generation has an incredible amount of realism, yet at the same time it loves to complain and not really change. Because, if it does change, then it won't have anything to complain about.”
“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.”
“There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.”
“We can evade reality, but we cannot evade the consequences of evading reality”
“I hate vulgar realism in literature. The man who could call a spade a spade should be compelled to use one. It is the only thing he is fit for.”
“While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the actor to give realism to romance”
“Carlyle said that men were mostly fools. Christianity, with a surer and more reverend realism, says that they are all fools.”
G. K. Chesterton
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