James Thurber Quote

Picture Quote:

The most dangerous food is wedding cake.  - James Thurber
More James Thurber Quotes
James Thurber
The Scotty Who Knew Too Much, The New Yorker (18 February 1939) - From Fables for Our Time and Further Fables for Our Time. Sometimes misquoted as: "It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers."

James Thurber
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
James ThurberShare on Facebook

Born: December 8, 1894

Died: November 2, 1961 (aged 66)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Comedian, humorist

Bio: James Grover Thurber was an American author, cartoonist and celebrated wit. Thurber was best known for his cartoons and short stories, published mainly in The New Yorker magazine then collected in his numerous books. One of the most popular humorists of his time, Thurber celebrated the comic frustrations and eccentricities of ordinary people.

Quote of the day

When we say the state, the state is We, it is we, it is the proletariat, it is the advanced guard of the working class.

Popular Authors

Marilyn vos Savant
Mike Wallace
Edwin Louis Cole
John F. Kennedy
Eric Hoffer
Richard Bach
Herman Melville
Gustave Flaubert
Alfred Hitchcock
William James
Don Marquis
Maya Angelou
Samuel Goldwyn
Ben Jonson
Erich Fromm
Bill Gates