The article started a violent controversy in art circles.
Of the fighting quarter, four-tenths are those who hate you, three-tenths are those who feel they must express an opinion in any controversy, two-tenths are those who play safe and herald any ’discovery,’ and one-tenth are those who understand.
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The film benefited from the controversy.
A civilization in which there is not a continuous controversy about important issues is on the way to totalitarianism and death.