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
Art is not only the desire to tell one's secret; it is the desire to tell it and hide it at the same time.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Everybody's talking about people breaking into houses but there are more people in the world who want to break out of houses.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]
That’s what it was like to be alive. To move about in a cloud of ignorance; to go up and down trampling on the feelings of those...of those about you. To spend and waste time as though you had a million years. To be always at the mercy of one self-centered passion, or another. Now you know- that’s the happy existence you wanted to go back to. Ignorance and blindness. -Simon Stimson, OUR TOWNMore Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no drunkenness equal to that of remembering whispered words in the night.More Thornton Wilder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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