Pamela Hansford Johnson Quote

There are few things more disturbing than to find, in somebody we detest, a moral quality which seems to us demonstrably superior to anything we ourselves possess. It augurs not merely an unfairness on the part of creation, but a lack of artistic judgment.... Sainthood is acceptable only in saints.


Night and Silence, Who Is Here? (1963)

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There are few things more disturbing than to find, in somebody we detest, a moral quality which seems to us demonstrably superior to anything we...

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There are few things more disturbing than to find, in somebody we detest, a moral quality which seems to us demonstrably superior to anything we...

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There are few things more disturbing than to find, in somebody we detest, a moral quality which seems to us demonstrably superior to anything we...

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There are few things more disturbing than to find, in somebody we detest, a moral quality which seems to us demonstrably superior to anything we...