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The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual -- when it begins to ignore the passions, the motions -- it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
United States writer (born in Poland) of Yiddish stories and novels (1904-1991)
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