Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis

American writer, the first Nobel laureate in the US
People will buy anything that is 'one to a customer.'More Sinclair Lewis quotes [08/01/2011 04:08:34]
The world and all its wisdom is but a booby, blundering school-boy that needs management and could be managed, if men and women would be human beings instead of just business men, or plumbers, or army officers, or commuters, or educators, or authors, or clubwomen, or traveling salesmen, or Socialists, or Republicans, or Salvation Army leaders, or wearers of cloths.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am convinced that everything that is worth while in the world has been accomplished by the free, inquiring, critical spirit, and that the preservation of this spirit is more important than any social system whatsoever. But the men of ritual and the men of barbarism are capable of shutting up the men of science and silencing them forever.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]
It is, I think, an error to believe that there is any need of religion to make life seem worth living.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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