Walter Kirn Quotes.

1. "Everyone loves a witch hunt as long as it's someone else's witch being hunted."
- Quote by Walter Kirn

2. "My advice for aspiring writers is go to New York. And if you can’t go to New York, go to the place that represents New York to you, where the standards for writing are high, there are other people who share your dreams, and where you can talk, talk, talk about your interests. Writing books begins in talking about it, like most human projects, and in being close to those who have already done what you propose to do."
- Quote by Walter Kirn

3. "When Loughner himself speaks and we find out his real influences are Spiderman, 'Gnome Chomsky,' Taylor Swift, and Dr. Bronner, then what?"
- Quote by Walter Kirn

4. "Memo to extreme partisans: If you can't bring yourselves to love your enemies, can you at least learn to hate your friends?"
- Quote by Walter Kirn

5. "Reason leavened with a little wit (if possible) is the real alternative to hate speech, meaning that there's no better time for it."
- Quote by Walter Kirn

6. "For time to pass it would have to go somewhere, and where would that be? Time sits. We move, it sits. Sometimes it trembles slightly, but that's all."
- Quote by Walter Kirn

7. "The mist just keeps on lifting and soon I'll be able to see all the way, as far as the earth's curvature allows. It's a blessing, that curvature, that hidden hemisphere-if we could take it all in at one, why move?"
- Quote by Walter Kirn

8. "@bobbybaird i'm a writer, so are you. we try to compose our thoughts and words for effect as well as sense. vain of us? a bit."
- Quote by Walter Kirn

9. "Given Loughner's obsession with meaninglessness and language, maybe Foucault & Derrida deserve some fault here, too."
- Quote by Walter Kirn

10. "[T]he anti-vitriol vitriol is getting ugly."
- Quote by Walter Kirn

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