Robertson Davies quotes

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If I had my way books would not be written in English, but in an exceedingly difficult secret language that only skilled professio ...
Too much traffic with a quotation book begets a conviction of ignorance in a sensitive reader. Not only is there a mass of quotabl ...
Very roughly, the drama may be called that part of theatrical art which lends itself most readily to intellectual discussion; what ...
Few people can see genius in someone who has offended them.
He types his laboured column--weary drudge!
Senile fudge and solemn:
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Authors like cats because they are such quiet, lovable, wise creatures, and cats like authors for the same reasons.
Nothing is so easy to fake as the inner vision.
The greatest gift that Oxford gives her sons is, I truly believe, a genial irreverence toward learning, and from that irreverence ...
What we call luck is the inner man externalized. We make things happen to us.
I don't think I would ever write a book with what anybody could call pornography in it, because I feel that pornography is a cheat ...
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