by John Vignaux Smyth

When not eating others, the strong tend to eath themselves. Maxim by John Smyth


John Vignaux Smyth is the author of A Question of Eros: Irony in Sterne, Kierkegaard, and Barthes and The Habit of Lying: Sacrificial Studies in Literature, Philosophy, and Fashion Theory. The above is the first in a series of maxims Propeller asked him to contribute to the Summer 2012 "Consumption" issue. Smyth lives in Scotland.