Robert Quillen - Quotes

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As we grow older, our bodies get shorter and our anecdotes longer.

As we grow older, our bodies get shorter and our anecdotes longer.

Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance.

Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance.

Great art is never produced for its own sake. It is too difficult to be worth the effort. ---->>>

If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready. The first one, too, was made out of chaos.

If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready. The first one, too, was made out of chaos.

There are glimpses of heaven to us in every act, or thought, or word, that raises us above ourselves. ---->>>

Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion. ---->>>

If there be anything that can be called genius, it consists chiefly in ability to give that attention to a subject which keeps it steadily in the mind, till we have surveyed it accurately on all sides. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: March 25, 1887
Birthplace:
Die: 12-09, 1948
Occupation: Journalist
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Verni Robert Quillen (March 25, 1887 – December 9, 1948) was an American journalist and humorist who for more than a quarter century was "one of the leading purveyors of village nostalgia" from his home in Fountain Inn, South Carolina. In 2012, his office and library was listed on the National Register of Historic Places (wikipedia)