James Agee - Quotes

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You must be in tune with the times and prepared to break with tradition. ---->>>

The mere attempt to examine my own confusion would consume volumes. ---->>>

This continent, an open palm spread frank before the sky. ---->>>

We are talking now of summer evenings in Knoxville, Tennessee, in the time that I lived there so successfully disguised to myself as a child. ---->>>

It is a peculiar part of the good photographer's adventure to know where luck is most likely to lie in the stream, to hook it, and to bring it in without unfair play and without too much subduing it. ---->>>

God doesn't believe in the easy way. ---->>>

Several tons of dynamite are set off in this picture - none of it under the right people. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 11-27, 1909
Die: 05-16, 1955
Occupation: Novelist

James Rufus Agee ( AY-jee; November 27, 1909 – May 16, 1955) was an American novelist, journalist, poet, screenwriter and film critic. In the 1940s, he was one of the most influential film critics in the U.S. His autobiographical novel, A Death in the Family (1957), won the author a posthumous 1958 Pulitzer Prize (wikipedia)