Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis

American writer, the first Nobel laureate in the US
Whatever the misery, he could not regain contentment with a world which, once doubted, became absurd.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Being a man given to oratory and high principles, he enjoyed the sound of his own vocabulary and the warmth of his own virtue.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When audiences come to see us authors lecture, it is largely in the hope that we'll be funnier to look at than to read.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [08/01/2011 04:08:08]
The cocktail filled him with a whirling exhilaration behind which he was aware of devastating desires—to rush places in fast motors, to kiss girls, to sing, to be witty. ... He perceived that he had gifts of profligacy which had been neglected. —chapter 8More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Intellectually I know that America is no better than any other country; emotionally I know she is better than every other country.More Sinclair Lewis quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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