Bernard Devoto


Bernard Devoto Quotes

  • ''The trouble with the sacred Individual is that he has no significance, except as he can acquire it from others, from the social whole.''
    Bernard Devoto (1897-1955), U.S. historian, critic. "The Easy Chair," Harper's (New York, May 1941).
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  • ''The trouble with Reason is that it becomes meaningless at the exact point where it refuses to act.''
    Bernard Devoto (1897-1955), U.S. historian, critic. "The Easy Chair," Harper's (New York, May 1941).

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