Even Morgan seems to me to be based on some hidden rock. Talking of Proust and Lawrence he said he'd prefer to be Lawrence; but much rather would be himself. He is aloof, serene, a snob, he says, reading masterpieces only.
A businessman who reads Business Week is lost to fame. One who reads Proust is marked for greatness.john kenneth galbraith
He had never read Proust , but he had somehow taken a short cut across the allotments and arrived at the same conclusions.Alan Bennett
Proust was the greatest novelist of the twentieth century, just as Tolstoy was in the nineteenth.Marcel Proust
A novelist who ranks with Proust , Kafka , Musil and his friend James Joyce as one of the enduring pillars of Modernism.italo svevo