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
I am convinced that, except in a few extraordinary cases, one form or another of an unhappy childhood is essential to the formation of exceptional gifts.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We live in what is, but we find a thousand ways not to face it. Great theater strengthens our faculty to face it.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A dramatist is one who from his earliest years has found that sheer gazing at the shocks and counter-shocks among people is quite sufficiently engrossing without having to encase it in comment.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Those who are silent, self-effacing and attentive become the recipients of confidences.More Thornton Wilder quotes [07/19/2011 03:07:08]
Marriage is a bribe to make the housekeeper think she's a householder.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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