Literary quotations

“If you can make your failure tragical through courage, it will not differ from success.”

Robert Louis Stevenson

“The quality which makes man want to write and be read is essentially a desire for self-exposure and masochism. Like one of those guys who has a compulsion to take his thing out and show it on the street.”

-James Jones

“It is not enough to live together in peace with one race on its knees.”

-Daniel Wilson

“If the storm moves neither to the left nor the right, you are in its path.”

Frank Herbert

“But I don’t want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.”

Aldus Huxley

“They are dull because they have been made dull and they are vicious because they are afraid of losing what they have.”

-Charles Bukowski




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