Art and Literature
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A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
If there is a gun hanging on the wall in the first act, it must fire in the last.
Mir Bahadur Ali is, as we have seen, incapable of evading the most vulgar of art's temptations: that of being a genius.