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Logan Pearsall Smith

Logan Pearsall Smith (18 October 1865 – 2 March 1946) was an American-born essayist and critic.

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... Middleton Murry, Pablo Picasso, Ezra Pound, Logan Pearsall Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Max Weber, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Seligmann, Georges Seurat, Logan Pearsall Smith, Oswald Spengler, Leo Stein, Wallace Stevens, Scofield Thayer, Edmund Wilson, Virginia Woolf Vol ... Thomas Mann, Henry McBride, Marianne Moore, Georgia O'Keeffe, Logan Pearsall Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Edouard Vuillard Vol ...
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... Pearsall Smith) ... in the USA as Philadelphia Quaker, The Letters of Hannah Whitall Smith 1949 (ed.) ... the Author by Cyril Connolly 1989 (Edward Burman, ed.) Logan Pearsall Smith ...

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    The indefatigable pursuit of an unattainable perfection—even though nothing more than the pounding of an old piano—is what alone gives a meaning to our life on this unavailing star.
    Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946)

    The vitality of a new movement in Art must be gauged by the fury it arouses.
    Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946)

    The old know what they want; the young are sad and bewildered.
    —Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946)

    I have, alas, only one illusion left, and that is the Archbishop of Canterbury.
    —Sydney Smith (1771–1845)

    What pursuit is more elegant than that of collecting the ignominies of our nature and transfixing them for show, each on the bright pin of a polished phrase?
    —Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946)