Quotes of Emanation

“ Television was not invented to make human beings vacuous, but is an emanation of their vacuity. ”

- Malcolm Muggeridge

“ A cultivated style would be like a mask. Everybody knows it's a mask, and sooner or later you must show yourself — or at least, you show yourself as someone who could not afford to show himself, and so created something to hide behind. You do not create a style… ”

- Katherine Anne Porter

“ Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible; it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country. ”

- Maximilien Robespierre
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