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Quotations by David Hare

Children always turn to the light.

In oratory the will must predominate.

No one but a fool is always right.

Poetry is the key to the hieroglyphics of nature.

Purity is the feminine, truth the masculine of honor.

Smiles are the language of love.

Some people carry their heart in their head and some carry their head in their heart. The trick is to keep them apart yet working together.

Sudden resolutions, like the sudden rise of mercury in a barometer, indicate little else than the variability of the weather.

The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe.

The poetry from the eighteenth century was prose; the prose from the seventeenth century was poetry.