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Creative Quotations from . . .
Samuel Beckett
(1906-1989) born on
Apr 13
Irish playwright, novelist. He is best known for his play "Waiting for Godot," 1952; won the Noble Prize Literature, 1969.
         
   
F
What do I know of man's destiny? I could tell you more about radishes.

R
I shall state silences more competently than ever a better man spangled the butterflies of vertigo.
A
To find a form that accommodates the mess, that is the task of the artist now.
N
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
K
I have my faults, but changing my tune is not one of them.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Enough," "Six Residua," 1978.
R: Belacqua, in "Dream of Fair to Middling Women," 1932; published 1992.
A: In "Samuel Beckett, a Biography," ch. 21, by Deirdre Bair, 1978.
N: "Worstward Ho," 1984.
K: "The Unnameable."
   


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