William Faulkner Quotes

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hollywood-is-a-place-where-a-man-can-get-stabbed-in-the-back-while-climbing-a-ladder
how-often-have-i-lain-beneath-rain-on-a-strange-roof-thinking-of-home
every-man-has-a-different-idea-of-whats-beautiful-and-its-best-to-take-the-gesture-the-shadow-of-the-branch-and-let-the-mind-create-the-tree
given-the-choice-between-the-experience-of-pain-and-nothing-i-would-choose-pain
the-past-is-not-dead-in-fact-its-not-even-past
a-man-is-the-sum-of-his-misfortunes-one-day-youd-think-misfortune-would-get-tired-but-then-time-is-your-misfortune
clocks-slay-time-time-is-dead-as-long-as-it-is-being-clicked-off-by-little-wheels-only-when-the-clock-stops-does-time-come-to-life
dont-bother-just-to-be-better-than-your-contemporaries-or-predecessors-try-to-be-better-than-yourself
we-have-to-start-teaching-ourselves-not-to-be-afraid
im-bad-and-im-going-to-hell-and-i-dont-care-id-rather-be-in-hell-than-anywhere-where-you-are
i-never-know-what-i-think-about-something-until-i-read-what-ive-written-on-it
if-a-writer-has-to-rob-his-mother-he-will-not-hesitate-the-ode-on-a-grecian-urn-is-worth-any-number-of-old-ladies
a-writer-is-congenitally-unable-to-tell-the-truth-and-that-is-why-we-call-what-he-writes-fiction
landlord-of-a-bordello-the-companys-good-and-the-mornings-are-quiet-which-is-the-best-time-to-write
the-end-of-wisdom-is-to-dream-high-enough-to-lose-the-dream-in-the-seeking-of-it
all-of-us-failed-to-match-our-dreams-of-perfection-so-i-rate-us-on-the-basis-of-our-splendid-failure-to-do-the-impossible
men-have-been-pacifists-for-every-reason-under-the-sun-except-to-avoid-danger-and-fighting
given-a-choice-between-grief-and-nothing-id-choose-grief
some-writers-confuse-authenticity-which-they-ought-always-to-aim-at-with-originality-which-they-should-never-bother-about
a-writer-needs-three-things-experience-observation-and-imagination-any-two-of-which-at-times-any-one-of-which-can-supply-the-lack-of-the-others
perhaps-they-were-right-in-putting-love-into-books--perhaps-it-could-not-live-anywhere-else
it-wasnt-until-the-nobel-prize-that-they-really-thawed-out-they-couldnt-understand-my-books-but-they-could-understand-30000
the-past-is-never-forgotten-its-never-even-past
no-man-is-wiser-for-his-learning-wit-and-wisdom-are-born-with-a-man
the-poets-voice-need-not-merely-be-the-record-of-man-it-can-be-one-of-the-props-the-pillars-to-help-him-endure-and-prevail
our-tragedy-is-a-general-and-universal-physical-fear-so-long-sustained-by-now-that-we-can-even-bear-it-the-basest-of-all-things-is-to-be-afraid
surely-heaven-must-have-something-color-shape-whatever-village-hill-cottage-which-believer-says-this-is-my-own-william-faulkner
true-poetry-is-not-earth-t-is-more-heaven-by-its-birth-william-faulkner
she-was-captain-her-soul-william-faulkner
the-most-important-thing-is-insight-that-is-to-be-curious-to-wonder-to-mull-to-muse-why-it-is-that-man-does-what-he-does-william-faulkner
and-i-reckon-them-that-are-good-must-suffer-for-it-same-as-them-that-are-bad-william-faulkner
memory-believes-before-knowing-remembers-believes-longer-than-recollects-longer-than-knowing-even-wonders-william-faulkner
the-end-wisdom-is-to-dream-high-enough-to-lose-dream-in-seeking-it-william-faulkner
i-dont-know-anything-about-inspiration-because-i-dont-know-what-inspiration-is-ive-heard-about-it-but-i-never-saw-it-william-faulkner
i-could-just-remember-how-my-father-used-to-say-that-reason-for-living-was-to-get-ready-to-stay-dead-long-time-william-faulkner
the-past-is-never-dead-its-not-even-past-william-faulkner
and-when-man-that-old-takes-up-moneyhunting-its-like-when-he-takes-up-gambling-whisky-women-he-aint-going-to-have-time-to-quit-william-faulkner
i-cant-do-nothing-just-put-it-off-and-that-dont-do-no-good-i-reckon-it-belong-to-me-i-reckon-what-i-going-to-get-aint-no-more-than-mine-william-faulkner
if-all-businesses-in-town-are-run-like-country-businesses-you-are-going-to-have-country-town-william-faulkner
who-gathers-withered-rose-william-faulkner
women-will-show-pride-honor-about-almost-anything-except-love-william-faulkner
you-cant-beat-women-anyhow-that-if-you-are-wise-dislike-trouble-uproar-you-dont-even-try-to-william-faulkner
maybe-times-are-never-strange-to-women-it-is-just-one-continuous-monotonous-thing-full-repeated-follies-their-menfolks-william-faulkner
menfolks-listens-to-somebody-because-what-he-says-women-dont-they-dont-care-what-he-said-they-listens-because-what-he-is-william-faulkner
the-displacement-water-is-equal-to-something-something-william-faulkner
some-days-in-late-august-at-home-are-like-this-air-thin-eager-like-this-with-something-in-it-sad-nostalgic-familiar-william-faulkner
i-say-money-has-no-value-its-just-way-you-spend-it-william-faulkner
the-scattered-tea-goes-with-leaves-every-day-sunset-dies-william-faulkner
memory-believes-before-knowing-remembers-light-in-august-william-faulkner
it-is-happy-faculty-mind-to-slough-that-which-conscience-refuses-to-assimilate-william-faulkner
its-like-it-aint-much-what-fellow-does-but-its-way-majority-folks-is-looking-at-him-when-he-does-it-william-faulkner
government-was-founded-on-working-premiss-being-primarily-asylum-for-ineptitude-indigence-william-faulkner
he-has-never-been-known-to-use-word-that-might-send-reader-to-dictionary-on-ernest-hemingway-william-faulkner
you-men-she-says-you-durn-men-william-faulkner
it-is-man-who-all-his-life-has-been-selfconvicted-veracity-whose-lies-find-quickest-credence-william-faulkner
the-saddest-thing-about-love-joe-is-that-not-only-love-cannot-last-forever-but-even-heartbreak-is-soon-forgotten-william-faulkner
you-dont-love-because-you-love-despite-not-for-virtues-but-despite-faults-william-faulkner
its-not-when-you-realise-that-nothing-can-help-you-religion-pride-anything-its-when-you-realise-that-you-dont-need-any-aid-william-faulkner
i-dont-hate-it-he-thought-panting-in-cold-air-iron-new-england-dark-i-dont-i-dont-i-dont-hate-it-i-dont-hate-it-william-faulkner
marriage-is-long-enough-to-have-plenty-room-for-time-behind-it-william-faulkner
though-children-can-accept-adults-as-adults-adults-can-never-accept-children-as-anything-but-adults-too-william-faulkner
its-comfortable-thing-music-is-william-faulkner
war-drink-are-two-things-man-is-never-too-poor-to-buy-william-faulkner
war-is-episode-crisis-fever-purpose-which-is-to-rid-body-fever-so-purpose-war-is-to-end-war-william-faulkner
you-intend-to-kiss-me-yet-you-are-going-to-all-this-damn-trouble-about-it-william-faulkner
i-feel-like-wet-seed-wild-in-hot-blind-earth-william-faulkner