Renata Adler Quotes

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Bored people, unless they sleep a lot, are cruel.
— Renata Adler

boredom

Fear, too, of course, is forward.  No one is afraid of yesterday.

fear

There are editors, it is apparently an occupational hazard, who cannot leave a piece, or a line of a piece, intact—eating through a text, leaf and branch, like tent caterpillars, leaving everywhere their mark.

editors