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Beyond the Lone Islands

Monday, 23 March 2009

Quotation of the Week (13/09)

"We are still more interested in crimes than in virtues."
John Steinbeck

(From excerpt of a letter in an appendix to Steinbeck's version of
The Acts of King Arthur and his Noble Knights.)

1 comment:

California Girl said...

Steinbeck is one of my favorite American writers. I love F. Scott Fitzgerald and Theodore Dreiser too. Hemingway? Not so much.


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