Walter Kaufmann Quote

Success is no proof of virtue. In the case of a book, quick acclaim is presumptive evidence of a lack of substance and originality.


Existentialism, Religion, and Death: Thirteen Essays (ed. 1976)

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Success is no proof of virtue. In the case of a book, quick acclaim is presumptive evidence of a lack of substance and originality.

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Success is no proof of virtue. In the case of a book, quick acclaim is presumptive evidence of a lack of substance and originality.

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Success is no proof of virtue. In the case of a book, quick acclaim is presumptive evidence of a lack of substance and originality.

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Success is no proof of virtue. In the case of a book, quick acclaim is presumptive evidence of a lack of substance and originality.