Irwin Shaw

Irwin Shaw

was an American playwright, screenwriter, novelist, and short-story author whose written works have sold more than 14 million copies.
Writers of fiction, when they begin, are more likely to try the short formMore Irwin Shaw quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All writers are the same - they forget a thousand good reviews and remember one bad one.More Irwin Shaw quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I never drink while I'm working, but after a few glasses I get ideas that would never have occurred to me dead sober.More Irwin Shaw quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Horror would not annoy a soldier any more than the sight of a hammer annoys a carpenter. It is sentimental to pretend that horror is not the tool of the soldier, just as the hammer is the tool of the carpenter. We live off death and the threat of death and we must take it calmly and use it well.... Eventually I came to enjoy killing, as a pianist enjoys the Czerny which keeps his fingers limber for the Beethoven.More Irwin Shaw quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I don't think that the writer is regarded as a freak by AmericansMore Irwin Shaw quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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