Tom Stoppard Quote
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead (1966)
“We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory of the smell of smoke, and a presumption that once our eyes watered.”
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsTom Stoppard
Born: July 3, 1937 (age 80)
Bio: Sir Tom Stoppard is a British playwright, knighted in 1997. He has written prolifically for TV, radio, film and stage, finding prominence with plays such as Arcadia, The Coast of Utopia, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, Professional Foul, The Real Thing, and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead.