Quotes by John Steinbeck

What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: What good is the warmth of summer,...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

He had an idea that even when beaten he could steal a little victory by laughing at defeat.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: He had an idea that even when...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

We are lonesome animals. We spend all our life trying to be less lonesome.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: We are lonesome animals. We spend all...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

Sometimes, a lie is told in kindness. I don’t believe it ever works kindly. The quick pain of truth can pass away, but the slow, eating agony of a lie is never lost.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: Sometimes, a lie is told in kindness....

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

Maybe the hardest thing in writing is simply to tell the truth about things as we see them.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: Maybe the hardest thing in writing is...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

The final weapon is the brain, all else is supplemental.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: The final weapon is the brain, all...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

I find out of long experience that I admire all nations and hate all governments.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: I find out of long experience that...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

All war is a symptom of man’s failure as a thinking animal.
– John Steinbeck

Quote: All war is a symptom of man’s...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

Copyright © 2006-2019 - All rights reserved. Home | Blog | Contact Us | FAQ | Privacy Policy | Submit A Quote