23 May Literature is a luxury; Fiction is a necessity
Literature is a luxury;
Fiction is a necessity
Some Wednesday wisdom for you from GK Chesterton all the way back in 1901. In the Merriam Webster dictionary literature and fiction are defined as follows.
Literature n. lit·er·a·ture \ ˈli-tə-rə-ˌchu̇r
writings in prose or verse; especially : writings having excellence of form or expression and expressing ideas of permanent or universal interest
Fiction n. fic·tion \ ˈfik-shən