Patrick White

Patrick White

an Australian author, is widely regarded as an important English-language novelist of the 20th century
As a result of the asthma I was sent to school in the country, and only visited Sydney for brief, violently asthmatic sojourns on my way to a house we owned in the Blue Mountains.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:01]
I think it is impossible to explain faith. It is like trying to explain air, which one cannot do by dividing it into its component parts and labeling them scientifically. It must be breathed to be understood.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:40]
She would have liked to sit upon a rock and listen to words, not of any man, but detached, mysterious, poetic words that she alone would interpret through some sense inherited from sleep.More Patrick White quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In spite of holidays when I was free to visit London theatres and explore the countryside, I spent four very miserable years as a colonial at an English school.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:16]
I continued writing the bad plays which fortunately nobody would produce, just as no one did me the unkindness of publishing my early novels.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:15]

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