John Updike

Government

John Updike quote : Government is either organized …

Government is either organized benevolence or organized madness its peculiar magnitude permits no shading. John Updike

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Patience

John Updike quote : A healthy male adult …

A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people’s patience.…

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ArtChange

John Updike quote : Customs and convictions change …

Customs and convictions change respectable people are the last to know, or to admit, the change, and the ones most…

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Home

John Updike quote : Most of American life …

Most of American life consists of driving somewhere and then returning home, wondering why the hell you went. John Updike

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AloneGovernment

John Updike quote : I love my government …

I love my government not least for the extent to which it leaves me alone. John Updike

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John Updike

John Hoyer Updike (March 18, 1932 – January 27, 2009) was an American novelist, poet, short-story writer, art critic, and…

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Life

John Updike quote : Rain is grace rain …

Rain is grace; rain is the sky descending to the earth; without rain, there would be no life. John Updike

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Alone

John Updike quote : Writers may be disreputable …

Writers may be disreputable, incorrigible, early to decay or late to bloom but they dare to go it alone. John…

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Experience

John Updike quote : Existence itself does not …

Existence itself does not feel horrible it feels like an ecstasy, rather, which we have only to be still to…

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Experience

John Updike quote : Existence itself does not …

Existence itself does not feel horrible it feels like an ecstasy, rather, which we have only to be still to…

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