“All right, have it your way – you heard a seal bark.”
My drawings have been described as pre-intentionalist, meaning they were finished before the ideas for them had occurred to me. I shall not argue the point.
— James Thurber
A cartoonist yelled at Ross once in the thirties: ‘Why do you reject drawings of mine and print stuff by that fifth-rate artist, Thurber?’
‘He’s a third-rate artist,’ said Ross.
— from The Years with Ross