Thornton Wilder Quotes (91 quotes)
The Matchmaker (1954), Act 2
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsThornton Wilder
Born: April 17, 1897
Died: December 7, 1975 (aged 78)
Occupation: Novelist, playwright
Bio: Thornton Niven Wilder was an American playwright and novelist. He won three Pulitzer Prizes for the novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey and for the two plays Our Town and The Skin of Our Teeth and a U.S. National Book Award for the novel The Eighth Day.
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“Argument almost always leaves behind a sore feeling in the heart of the one who has been worsted. By loving teaching, by Christ-like living, we are to win this people for our Lord. They do not understand what disinterested love and unselfishness mean: you are to go and live it amont them.”