Cuban Writer, Essayist, Journalist
Lived from: 1923-1985
Quotes: Italo Calvino
Quotes 16 till 17 of 17.
When politicians and politically minded people pay too much attention to literature, it is a bad sign - a bad sign mostly for literature. But it is also a bad sign when they don't want to hear the word mentioned.
A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.