The final purpose of art is to intensify, even, if necessary, to exacerbate, the moral consciousness of people.
The final purpose of art is to intensify, even, if necessary, to exacerbate, the moral consciousness of people.Norman Kingsley Mailer
All interstate wars intensify aggression – maximize it … some wars are even more unjust than others. In other words, all government wars are unjust, although some governments have less unjust claims…murray rothbard
For better or worse, the struggle against terror may well intensify, rather than ameliorate, unilateralist and isolationist instincts.charles a. kupchan
In negotiating with rejected lovers or husbands, women must stop thinking they can make everyone happy. In many cases of harassment and stalking, it is clear that the woman never learned how to terminate the fantasy which requires resolution and decisiveness on their part. Wavering, dithering, or passive hysterical fear will only intensify or prolong pursuit.camille paglia
Experience shows that what great role pratice and experience play in education; pratice, the prolonged exercice lead to habit: exemple suggests imitation. Habit can become a second nature, but, wrongly directed (or guided), it may also heighten (or intensify) unfortunate tendencies and be an obstacle to progress.african spir
The duty of a lyrical poet is not to express or explain, it is to intensify life.james stephens
The duty of a lyrical poet is not to express or explain, it is to intensify life.
Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beauty which is the highest and deepest reality.