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James Agate - Quotes

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New Year's Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.

New Year's Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.

Theatre director: a person engaged by the management to conceal the fact that the players cannot act. ---->>>

My mind is not a bed to be made and re-made. ---->>>

Don't pity me now, don't pity me never; I'm going to do nothing for ever and ever. ---->>>

Shaw's plays are the price we pay for Shaw's prefaces. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: September 9, 1877
Birthplace:
Die: 06-06, 1947
Occupation: Critic
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James Evershed Agate (9 September 1877 – 6 June 1947) was an English diarist and critic. In the period between the wars, he was one of Britain's most influential theatre critics. After working in his father's business until his late twenties he found his way into journalism, being on the staff of The Manchester Guardian (1907–14); drama critic for The Saturday Review (1921–23), and The Sunday Times (1923–47), and holding the same post for the BBC (1925–32) (wikipedia)