Herman Wouk - Quotes

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Illusion is an anodyne, bred by the gap between wish and reality. ---->>>

Discount my partiality, but my report is that so far The Winds of War is looking good. ---->>>

Income tax returns are the most imaginative fiction being written today. ---->>>

Write a page a day. It will add up. ---->>>

I felt there's a wealth in Jewish tradition, a great inheritance. I'd be a jerk not to take advantage of it. ---->>>

I learned about machinery, I learned how men behaved under pressure, and I learned about Americans. ---->>>

Some people think that all the equipment you need to discuss religion is a mouth. ---->>>

The only imaginative fiction being written today is income tax returns. ---->>>

Judaism has always been a strong interest of mine. My two sons speak Hebrew and are familiar with the scriptures and with rabbinic literature. This is the way we live. ---->>>

I regard the writing of humor as a supreme artistic challenge.

I regard the writing of humor as a supreme artistic challenge.

The President has a quick and able mind, though not everybody gives him that, not by a long shot. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 05-27, 1915
Occupation: Novelist

Herman Wouk (; born May 27, 1915) is an American author, whose best-selling 1951 novel The Caine Mutiny won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. His other works include the highly acclaimed The Winds of War and War and Remembrance, historical novels about World War II, and non-fiction such as This Is My God, a popular explanation of Judaism from a Modern Orthodox perspective, written for Jewish and non-Jewish audiences (wikipedia)