John O'Hara - Quotes

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America may be unique in being a country which has leapt from barbarism to decadence without touching civilization. ---->>>

An artist is his own fault. ---->>>

Little old ladies of both sexes. Why do I let them bother me? ---->>>

They say great themes make great novels. but what these young writers don't understand is that there is no greater theme than men and women. ---->>>

Much as I like owning a Rolls-Royce, I could do without it. What I could not do without is a typewriter, a supply of yellow second sheets and the time to put them to good use. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 01-31, 1905
Die: 04-11, 1970
Occupation: Writer

John Henry O'Hara (January 31, 1905 – April 11, 1970) was an American writer. He first earned a reputation for short stories and later became a best-selling novelist before the age of thirty with Appointment in Samarra and BUtterfield 8. O'Hara was a keen observer of social status, manners and class differences in early to mid 20th century America (wikipedia)