Quotes by James A. Michener
James A. Michener
Alive from: 1907-
Category: Writers (Contemporary)
Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
I was brought up in the great tradition of the late nineteenth century: that a writer never complains, never explains and never disdains.
If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life.
Subjects in these quotes:
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 384
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 282
American writer 232
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 139
American writer 130
American writer and publisher 121
American writer 120
American writer, feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil 100