Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis

American writer, the first Nobel laureate in the US
I have faith in Faith, I have reverence for all true Reverence.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think perhaps we want a more conscious life. We're tired of drudging and sleeping and dying. We're tired of seeing just a few people able to be individualists. We're tired of always deferring hope till the next generation. We're tired of hearing politicians and priests and cautious reformers... coax us, 'Be calm! Be patient! Wait! We have the plans for a Utopia already made; just wiser than you.' For ten thousand years they've said that. We want our Utopia now — and we're going to try our hands at it.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Thus Carol hit upon the tragedy of old age, which is not that it is less vigorous than youth, but that it is not needed by youth...More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You," Said Dr. Yavitch, "are a middle-road liberal, and you haven't the slightest idea what you want. I, being a revolutionist, know exactly what I want -- and what I want now is a drink.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Is it possible that nobody has ever known that there never has been a completely civilized man, and won't be for another thousand years?More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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David Crosby There has never been a communism that worked. They were all dictatorships or oligarchies, every single one. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Walt Whitman Unscrew the locks from the doors ! Unscrew the doors themselves from their jambs ! [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Heinrich Muller Soup is never eaten as hot as it is cooked. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Nobuhiro Watsuki The dead don't desire revenge, but the happiness of the livng. To dirty your small hands would bring joy to no one. -Kenshin to Eiji [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jonathan Safran Foer And she would say, "Today you believe in God?" And he would say, "Today I believe in love". [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More