Day: April 12, 2013

Truth outsTruth outs

Tetman Callis 0 Comments 4:51 pm

“Criticism – in order to be anything at all – needs its noisemakers and vulgarians as well as its noble and refined types. The People Who Get It Wrong, paradoxically, are as necessary to the enterprise as the People Who Get It Right. Criticism is an ongoing negotiation between truth and error, and sometimes, by an irritating yet ultimately productive dialectic, error is for a while in the ascendant.” – Terry Castle, “Pipe Down Back There!”

Boatload o’sinnersBoatload o’sinners

Tetman Callis 0 Comments 4:55 am

“A man once said in Auschwitz that indifference is the greatest sin of the 20th Century.  Well, I think it is the greatest sin of the 21st Century as well.  We need to shake off this indifference, the destructive tolerance of evil.” – Jim Caviezel, quoted in the production notes for The Stoning of Soraya M.