Arthur Miller Quotes

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Arthur Miller Quotes

The shadow of a cornstalk on the ground is lovely, but it is no denial of its loveliness to see as one looks on it that it is telling the time of day, the position of the earth and the sun, the size of our planet and its shape, and perhaps even the length of its life and ours among the stars.
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I know that my works are a credit to this nation and I dare say they will endure longer than the McCarran Act.

— Arthur Miller

Peace. It is a providence, and no great change; we are only what we always were, but naked now.

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Oh,Elizabeth, your justice would freeze beer.

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I personally think that what the big (writers) have in common is a fierce moral sensibility, which is unquenchable and they are all burning with the same anger at the way the world is.
The little ones have made a peace with it, and the bigger ones can't make any peace.

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You never do any good until you get into some trouble.

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Oh, there were many here who were justly shot by unjust men.

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It is an allegory of our times.

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You have made your magic now

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A doctor could make a million dollars if he could figure out a way to bring a boy into the world without a trigger finger.

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If you complain of people being shot down in the streets, of the absence of communication or social responsibility, of the rise of everyday violence which people have become accustomed to, and the dehumanization of feelings, then the ultimate development on an organized social level is the concentration camp ... The concentration camp is the final expression of human separateness and its ultimate consequence. It is organized abandonment.

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In his play depicting the Salem Witch Trials, the author illustrates profound psychological bullying. The ringleader of young girls suspected of unsavory conduct, frightens her friends into silence by warning: Now, look you; All of you. We danced. And Tituba conjured Ruth Putnam's dead sisters, and that was all ... Let either of you breathe a word, or the edge of a word, about the other things, and I will come to you in the black of some terrible night, and I will bring a pointy reckoning that will shudder you.

— Arthur Miller

Playwriting is an oral art; it's not an art of a writer expecting to be read but a writer expecting to be heard.

— Arthur Miller

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