Norman Mailer on Writing

“Sentimentality is the emotional promiscuity of those who have no sentiment.

The final purpose of art is to intensify, even, if necessary, to exacerbate, the moral

consciousness of people.

Writing books is the closest men ever come to childbearing.”

—-Norman Mailer

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