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Luigi Pirandello
(1867-1936) born on
Jun 28
Italian playwright, novelist, short-story writer. He invented the "theatre within the theatre" in the play "Six Characters in Search of an Author," 1921; won the 1934 Nobel Prize for Literature.
Nature uses human imagination to lift her work of creation to even higher levels.

We ride through life on the beast within us. Beat the animal, but you can't make it think.
Every true man, sir, who is a little above the level of the beasts and plants does not live for the sake of living, without knowing how to live; but he lives so as to give a meaning and a value of his own to life.
When the characters are really alive before their author, the latter does nothing but follow them in their action, in their words, in the situations which they suggest to him.
I would love to spend all my time writing to you; I'd love to share with you all that goes through my mind, all that weighs on my heart, all that gives air to my soul; phantoms of art, dreams that would be so beautiful if they could come true.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: The Father, in "Six Characters in Search of an Author," act 1, 1921.
R: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
A: The Father, addressing the Manager, in "Six Characters in Search of an Author," act 3.
N: The Father, in "Six Characters in Search of an Author," act 3.
K: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.

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