Booth Tarkington - Quotes

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An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband.

An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband.

Cherish all your happy moments; they make a fine cushion for old age.

Cherish all your happy moments; they make a fine cushion for old age.

So long as we can lose any happiness, we possess some.

So long as we can lose any happiness, we possess some.

Boyhood is the longest time in life for a boy. The last term of the school-year is made of decades, not of weeks, and living through them is like waiting for the millennium. ---->>>

There are two things that will be believed of any man whatsoever, and one of them is that he has taken to drink. ---->>>

Arguments only confirm people in their own opinions.

Arguments only confirm people in their own opinions.

He had not yet learned that the only safe male rebuke to a scornful female is to stay away from her - especially if that is what she desires. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: July 29, 1869
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Die: 05-19, 1946
Occupation: Novelist
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Newton Booth Tarkington (July 29, 1869 – May 19, 1946) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of only three novelists to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once, along with William Faulkner and John Updike. (wikipedia)