"I hope you don’t have friends who recommend Ayn Rand to you. The fiction of Ayn Rand is as low as you can get re fiction. I hope you picked it up off the floor of the subway and threw it in the nearest garbage pail. She makes Mickey Spillane look like Dostoevsky."
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-Flannery O’Connor, The Habit of Being
Maybe the best literary burn ever. Does anyone know of any other good author to author burns though?
"The one who plants trees, knowing that he will never sit in their shade, has at least started to understand the meaning of life."
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