John Barth - Quotes

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The Bible is not man's word about God, but God's word about man. ---->>>

Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story. ---->>>

More history is made by secret handshakes than by battles, bills and proclamations. ---->>>

If you are a novelist of a certain type of temperament, then what you really want to do is re-invent the world. God wasn't too bad a novelist, except he was a Realist. ---->>>

This is an exciting time. A new chapter in our history. ---->>>

Nothing is intrinsically valuable; the value of everything is attributed to it, assigned to it from outside the thing itself, by people. ---->>>

You're certain to get a decision in a trial. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 05-27, 1930
Occupation: Novelist

John Simmons Barth (; born May 27, 1930) is an American writer, best known for his postmodernist and metafictional fiction.(wikipedia)