” Writing for the theater, you find yourself living a nocturnal life. “


” You have to expect the raps when you have achieved popularity as a writer. “


” You must avoid giving hostages to fortune, like getting an expensive wife, an expensive house, and a style of living that never lets you aford the time to take the chance to write what you wish. “


” If you’re young enough, any kind of writing you do for a short period of time is a marvelous apprenticeship. “


” I’m not as hopeful as I was when I was young. “



All 5 Irwin Shaw Quotes about You in picture


Writing for the theater, you find yourself living a nocturnal life.
You have to expect the raps when you have achieved popularity as a writer.


You must avoid giving hostages to fortune, like getting an expensive wife, an expensive house, and a style of living that never lets you aford the time to take the chance to write what you wish.
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