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James Thurber
(1894-1961) born on
Dec 08
US novelist, humorist, cartoonist. He is noted for his whimsical writings, cartoons; his best known short story is "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," 1945.
All men should strive to learn before they die, what they are running from, and to, and why.

He knows all about art, but he doesn't know what he likes.
Art -- the one achievement of Man which has made the long trip up from all fours seem well advised.
A drawing is always dragged down to the level of its caption.
Early to rise and early to bed makes a man healthy and wealthy and dead.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
R: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
A: Forum and Century (June 1939; also included in Clifton Fadiman, I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Certain Eminent Men and Women of Our Time, 1939).
N: New Yorker (2 Aug. 1930).
K: Fables of Our Time," 'The Shrike and the Chipmunks'

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