Famous quotes by Dramatists

DramatistsDramatists are the imaginative minds behind a few of one of the most beloved plays as well as musicals. From the amusing dialogue of Oscar Wilde to the sincere verses of Stephen Sondheim, these writers have actually crafted stories that have captivated audiences for centuries. Below are several of one of the most motivating quotes from a few of the greatest dramatists of all time, supplying understanding right into their innovative procedure and the power of storytelling.
Small: Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are
Oscar Wilde
"Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: Its not enough to help the feeble up, but to support them after
William Shakespeare
"Its not enough to help the feeble up, but to support them after"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: Children begin by loving their parents after a time they judge them rarely, if ever, do they forgive them
Oscar Wilde
"Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course
William Shakespeare
"Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance
Oscar Wilde
"To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: Fortune brings in some boats that are not steered
William Shakespeare
"Fortune brings in some boats that are not steered"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: When words are scarce they are seldom spent in vain
William Shakespeare
"When words are scarce they are seldom spent in vain"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage
George Bernard Shaw
"There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between
Oscar Wilde
"America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: Success and failure are equally disastrous
"Success and failure are equally disastrous"
Tennessee Williams, Dramatist
Small: Maids want nothing but husbands, and when they have them, they want everything
William Shakespeare
"Maids want nothing but husbands, and when they have them, they want everything"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell
George Bernard Shaw
"A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul
Oscar Wilde
"Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child
George Bernard Shaw
"What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it... I can resist everything but temptation
Oscar Wilde
"The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it... I can resist everything but temptation"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: A light heart lives long
William Shakespeare
"A light heart lives long"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad
George Bernard Shaw
"I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: Words, words, mere words, no matter from the heart
William Shakespeare
"Words, words, mere words, no matter from the heart"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: Children wish fathers looked but with their eyes fathers that children with their judgment looked and either m
William Shakespeare
"Children wish fathers looked but with their eyes; fathers that children with their judgment looked; and either may be wrong"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: Science never solves a problem without creating ten more
George Bernard Shaw
"Science never solves a problem without creating ten more"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: Nothing succeeds like success
Alexandre Dumas
"Nothing succeeds like success"
Alexandre Dumas, Dramatist
Small: There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage
William Shakespeare
"There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat. And we must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter wit
George Bernard Shaw
"Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty; what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: The golden age is before us, not behind us
William Shakespeare
"The golden age is before us, not behind us"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all cha
William Shakespeare
"Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind"
William Shakespeare, Dramatist
Small: The best thing I know between France and England is the sea
Douglas William Jerrold
"The best thing I know between France and England is the sea"
Douglas William Jerrold, Dramatist
Small: Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people
Oscar Wilde
"Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than themselves the full benefits of thei
Oscar Wilde
"In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than themselves the full benefits of their inexperience"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead
Oscar Wilde
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends
Oscar Wilde
"He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
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