He wrote 24 novels including, "The Power and the Glory," 1940, and "The Heart of the Matter," 1948.
It is impossible to go through life without trust: that is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.
A major character has to come somehow out of the unconscious.
Of course, before we know he is a saint, there will have to be miracles.
Behind the complicated details of the world stand the simplicities: God is good, the grown-up man or woman knows the answer to every question, there is such a thing as truth, and justice is as measured and faultless as a clock.
Fame is a powerful aphrodisiac.
Published Sources for
the above Quotations:
The Ministry of Fear, bk. 1, ch. 3, sct. 2 (1943).
In NY "Times," 9 Oct 85
The Power and the Glory, Pt I. IV
The Ministry of Fear, bk. 1, ch. 7, sct. 1 (1943).