William Golding Quotes

William Golding Quotes: Ralph... would treat the day's decisions as though he were playing chess. The only trouble was that he would never be a very good chess player.
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William Golding Quote: Among the virtues and vices that make up the British character, we have one vice, at least, that Americans ought to view with sympathy. For they appear to be the only people who share it with us. I mean our worship of the antique. I do not refer to beauty or even historical association. I refer to age, to a quantity of years.
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Quotes about William Golding: Put simply the novel stands between us and the hardening concept of statistical man. There is no other medium in which we can live for so long and so intimately with a character. That is the service a novel renders.
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Quote about William Golding: One's intelligence may march about and about a problem, but the solution does not come gradually into view. One moment it is not. The next it is there.
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William Golding Sayings: The trouble was, if you were a chief you had to think, you had to be wise.
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