Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Bardot, Byron, Hitler, Hemingway, Monroe, Sade: we do not require our heroes to be subtle, just to be big. Then we can depend on someone to make them subtle.
D.J. Enright (b. 1920), British poet and critic. (First published 1953). "The Marquis and the Madame," Conspirators and Poets (1966).