John updike Quotes

"The ending is where the reader discovers w...

"The ending is where the reader discovers whether he has been reading the same story the writer thought he was writing." ---John Updike
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"Rape is the sexual sin of the mob...

"Rape is the sexual sin of the mob, adultery of the bourgeoisie, and incest of the aristocracy" - John Updike
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โ€œEverybody who tells yo...

โ€œEverybody who tells you how to act has whiskey on their breath.โ€ John Updike
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Dreams come true. Without that...

Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them. - John Updike
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Art is like baby shoes. When ...

Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn. John Updike
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โ€œDreams come true. Without that...

โ€œDreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.โ€ โ€“ John Updike
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"Inspiration arrives as...

"Inspiration arrives as a packet of material to be delivered." - John Updike
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"We are most al...

"We are most alive when we're in love." - John Updike
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"We do survive every mo...

"We do survive every moment, after all, except the last one." - John Updike
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"Perhaps in the passageways of our dreams...

"Perhaps in the passageways of our dreams we meet, more than we know: one white lamplit face astonished by another" - John Updike
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