Thornton Wilder

Thornton Wilder

was an American playwright and novelist. He received three Pulitzer Prizes, one for his novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey and two for his plays Our Town and The Skin of Our Teeth
Many great writers have been extraordinarily awkward in daily exchange, but the greatest give the impression that their style was nursed by the closest attention to colloquial speech.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Literature is the orchestration of platitudes.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The condition of leadership adds new degrees of solitariness to the basic solitude of mankind. Every order that we issue increases the extent to which we are alone, and every show of deference which is extended to us separates us from our fellows.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Money is like manure; it's not worth a thing unless it's spread around encouraging young things to grow.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Where there is an unknowable, there is a promise.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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