Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis

American writer, the first Nobel laureate in the US
Damn the great executives, the men of measured merriment, damn the men with careful smiles, damn the men that run the shops, oh, damn their measured merriment.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Why is it that traveling Americans are always so dreadful?More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are two insults which no human being will endure: The assertion that he hasn't a sense of humor, and the doubly impertinent assertion that he has never known trouble.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You're so earnest about morality that I hate to think how essentially immoral you must be underneath.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A village in a country which is taking pains to become altogether standardized and pure, which aspires to succeed Victorian England as the chief mediocrity of the world, is no longer merely provincial, no longer downy and restful in its leaf-shadowed ignorance. It is a force seeking to conquer the earth... Sure of itself, it bullies other civilizations, as a traveling salesman in a brown derby conquers the wisdom of China and tacks advertisements of cigarettes over arches for centuries dedicated to the sayings of ConfuMore Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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