W. Somerset Maugham Quote

The great critic … must be a philosopher, for from philosophy he will learn serenity, impartiality, and the transitoriness of human things.


p. 223 - The Summing Up (1938)

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The great critic … must be a philosopher, for from philosophy he will learn serenity, impartiality, and the transitoriness of human things.

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The great critic … must be a philosopher, for from philosophy he will learn serenity, impartiality, and the transitoriness of human things.

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The great critic … must be a philosopher, for from philosophy he will learn serenity, impartiality, and the transitoriness of human things.

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The great critic … must be a philosopher, for from philosophy he will learn serenity, impartiality, and the transitoriness of human things.