Born: December 9, 1904
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A.
Died: April 30, 1980
Occupation: Author, Critic, and Professor
Profile: Drama critic for Time Magazine (1938-1961).
Number of Quotes: 3
Highly educated bores are by far the worst; they know so much, in such fiendish detail, to be boring about.
Old age is an excellent time for outrage. My goal is to say or do at least one outrageous thing every week.
Ours is not so much an age of vulgarity as of vulgarization; everything is tampered with or touched up, or adulterated or watered down, in an effort to make it palatable, in an effort to make it pay.