Quotes by J. B. Priestley

Jane Wyndham-Lewis John Boynton Priestley, OM was an English novelist, playwright, screenwriter, broadcaster and social commentator.

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The more we elaborate our means of communication, the less we communicate.

Technology, Generations, SmartphonesJ. B. Priestley
 
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I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.

Beginning, MorningJ. B. Priestley
 
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I never read the life of any important person without discovering that he knew more and could do more than I could ever hope to know or do in half a dozen lifetimes.

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Our trouble is that we drink too much tea. I see in this the slow revenge of the Orient, which has diverted the Yellow River down our throats.

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In plain words: now that Britain has told the world that she has the H-Bomb she should announce as early as possible that she has done with it, that she proposes to reject in all circumstances nuclear warfare.

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