Quotes: Praising Shows You Don't Watch
"The Wire has done what no other television program has come close to achieving—namely, presenting the life of a decaying American city and doing so with the scope and moral vision of great literature ... I really wish I had HBO."
"I love this book so much I nearly read it!"
(Excerpt of a homage
to Marcel Proust
a year after his death in 1922): Although I hardly know a single volume of the great work of Marcel Proust […], I am nevertheless keenly aware, from the little I’ve had the leisure to read in In Search of Lost Time
, that literature has just experienced an exceptional loss.
"To most Christians, the Bible is like a software license. Nobody actually reads it. They just scroll to the bottom and click "I agree."