The best Quotations

1 jast think it's bad to talk about one's present work, for it spoils something at the root of the creative act. it discharges the tension.
- Norman Mailer

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Quotation Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous - writer
Quotation It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all. - writer
Quotation I do not think white America is committed to granting equality to the American Negro... this is a passionately racist country; it will continue to be so in the foreseeable future. - writer
Quotation Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt. - writer
Quotation What fugitive from his country can also escape from himself. - writer
Quotation In government offices which are sensitive to the vehemence and passion of mass sentiment public men have no sure tenure. They are in effect perpetual office seekers, always on trial for their political lives, always required to court their restless constituents. - writer