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Maxwell Anderson
(1888-1959) born on
Dec 15
US dramatist. His plays include "Key Largo," 1939 and the Pulitzer-winning "Both Your House," 1933.
         
   
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A dramatist is usually thought of as a slightly benighted child of nature who somehow or other did it all on a Ouija board.

R
From the point of view of the playwright, then, the essence of a tragedy, or even of a serious play, is the spiritual awakening, or regeneration, of his hero.
A
Truth's like a fire, and will burn through and be seen.
N
If you practice an art, be proud of it and make it proud of you. It may break your heart but it will fill your heart before it breaks it; it will make you a person in your own right.
K
There are some men who lift the age they inhabit, till all men walk on higher ground in that lifetime.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
R: In "The Harper Book of Quotations," by Robert I. Fitzhenry, 1993.
A: In "...As One Mad With Wine," by Elyse and Mike Sommer, 1991.
N: In "NY Hearald Tribune," 7 Mar 1959.
K: Referring to George Washington in his play "Valley Forge," act II, scene ii, 1937.
   


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