Facts about Clifton Fadiman

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Clifton Fadiman was a famous Writer from USA, who lived between May 15, 1904 and June 20, 1999. He/she became 95 years old.

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He/she is born under the zodiac taurus, who is known for Security, Subtle strength, Appreciation, Instruction, Patience. Our collection contains 13 quotes who is written / told by Clifton, under the main topic Humor.

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Famous quotes by Clifton Fadiman (13)


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"Cheese is milk's leap towards immortality"
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"By the end of high school I was not of course an educated man, but I knew how to try to become one"
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"As between mileage and experience choose experience"
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"My main recollection is of the work I had to do in order to eat"
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"A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke - and that the joke is oneself"
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"Insomnia is a gross feeder. It will nourish itself on any kind of thinking, including thinking about not thinking"
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"I tried to use the questions and answers as an armature on which to build a sculpture of genuine conversation"
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"A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke - and that the joke is oneself"
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"When you read a classic, you do not see more in the book than you did before; you see more in you than there was before"
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"Experience teaches you that the man who looks you straight in the eye, particularly if he adds a firm handshake, is hiding something"
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"The German mind has a talent for making no mistakes but the very greatest"
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"Gertrude Stein was masterly in making nothing happen very slowly"
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"For most men, life is a search for the proper manila envelope in which to get themselves filed"


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