Patrick White

Patrick White

an Australian author, is widely regarded as an important English-language novelist of the 20th century
I expect we are all jealous of the women in their past, but how much less exciting if the women had not kept the bed warm.More Patrick White quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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]
If I have not lost my mind I can sometimes hear it preparing to defectMore Patrick White quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In fact I enjoyed every minute of my life at King's, especially the discovery of French and German literature.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:49]

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Eugeny Antonuk For the most part, the past is formed by habits and cycles, so the past is predictable by the habits of the present. "And there is nothing new under the sun." [09/14/2018 04:09:56] More