“Also you are a fool to seek the kind of art you don’t like. You are a fool to read classics because you are told to and not because you like them. You are a fool to aspire to good taste if you haven’t naturally got it. If there is one place where it is idiotic to sham it is before a work of art.”
— Ezra Pound, “The Serious Artist” (via farewell-kingdom)
(Source: maralie, via farewell-kingdom)
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Marilyn puts on a brave face for the reporters and her fans as she leaves the hospital after an ectopic pregnancy on August 10th 1957.
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