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David Hare Quotes



    • The theatre is the best way of showing the gap between what is said and what is seen to be done, and that is why, ragged and gap-toothed as it is, it has still a far healthier potential than some poorer, abandoned arts.
    • The act of writing is the act of discovering what you believe.
    • A weak mind sinks under prosperity, as well as under adversity. A strong and deep mind has two highest tides - when the moon is at the full, and when there is no moon.
    • Children always turn toward the light.
    • In oratory the will must predominate.
    • None but a fool is always right.
    • Nothing is further than Earth from Heaven: nothing is nearer than Heaven to Earth.
    • Our poetry in the eighteenth century was prose; our prose in the seventeenth, poetry.
    • Poetry is the key to the hieroglyphics of Nature.
    • Purity is the feminine, Truth the masculine, of Honour.
    • Smiles are the language of love.
    • Some people carry their hearts in their heads; very many carry their heads in their hearts. The difficulty is to keep them apart, and yet both actively working together.
    • Sudden resolutions, like the sudden rise of the mercury in the barometer, indicate little else than the changeableness of the weather.
    • The virtue of Paganism was strength: the virtue of Christianity is obedience.
    • The ultimate tendency of civilization is toward barbarism.
    • Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail.
    • To those whose god is honour, disgrace alone is sin.
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