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The job of the poet is to render the world - to see it and report it without loss, without perversion. No poet ever talks about feelings. Only sentimental people do.
Mark Van Doren
I think I avoid stepping into sentimentality by trying to be as truthful as possible with performances.
The poet must decide not to impose his feelings in order to write without sentimentality.
I believe that the reason why I love painting so much is that it forces one to be objective. There is nothing I hate more than sentimentality.
In deep sadness there is no place for sentimentality.
William S Burroughs
Sentimentality is a form of fatigue.
There is nothing I hate more than sentimentality.
I always say that I don't want to be sentimental, that the photographs shouldn't be sentimental, and yet, I am conscious of my sentimentality.
I didn't want to be on the losing side. I was fed up with Jewish weakness, timidity and fear. I didn't want any more Jewish sentimentality and Jewish suffering. I was sickened by our sad songs.
Sentimentality about nature denatures everything it touches.
Sentimentality - that's what we call the sentiment we don't share.
The world is neither wise nor just, but it makes up for all its folly and injustice by being damnably sentimental.
It is only in his music, which Americans are able to admire because a protective sentimentality limits their understanding of it, that the Negro in America has been able to tell his story.
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