There seems to be a terrible misunderstanding on the part of a great many people to the effect that when you cease to believe you may cease to behave.
Louis Kronenberger, Company Manners: A Cultural Inquiry into American Life. Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, 1954, p. 14.
Kings and Desperate Men.Louis Kronenberger
The trouble with our age is that it is all signpost and no destination.Louis Kronenberger
There seems to be a terrible misunderstanding on the part of a great many people to the effect that when you cease to believe you may cease to behave.Louis Kronenberger
The trouble with us in America isn't that the poetry of life has turned to prose, but that it has turned to advertising copy.Louis Kronenberger
The trouble with our age is all signposts and no destination.Louis Kronenberger
In art there are tears that do often lie too deep for thoughts.Louis Kronenberger
Ours must be the first age whose great goal, on a nonmaterial plane, is not fulfilment but adjustment; and perhaps just such a goal has served as maladjustment's weapon.Louis Kronenberger
One of the misfortunes of our time is that in getting rid of false shame we have killed off so much real shame as well.Louis Kronenberger
The Englishman wants to be recognized as a gentleman, or as some other suitable species of human being, the American wants to be considered a good guy.Louis Kronenberger
Conformity may not always reign in the prosperous bourgeois suburb, but it ultimately always governs.Louis Kronenberger