POWER QUOTE: THE INTELLECTUAL HEDONIST

Posted by @ 12:39 pm on January 28th, 2010

young salter: fighter pilot and ladies' man. what's your day job?

There is the knowledge of the senses that includes carnal happiness, and a greater knowledge that comes from intellect and reason. In the life we admire, one succeeds the other but does not dislodge it.

–James Salter, There and Then

older salter: still suave

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