I cringe when critics say I'm a master of the popular novel. What's an unpopular novel?
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Irwin Shaw (n Irwin Gilbert Shamforoff, February 27, 1913 - May 16, 1984) was a Jewish-American playwright, screen writer and author.
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
I'd rather be right than President.
Age is not all decay; it is the ripening, the swelling, of the fresh life within, that withers and bursts the husk.
Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.
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