Quotes by William Inge

William Motter Inge was an American playwright and novelist, whose works typically feature solitary protagonists encumbered with strained sexual relations. In the early 1950s, he had a string of memorable Broadway productions, including Picnic, which earned him a Pulitzer Prize.

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A good government remains the greatest of human blessings and no nation has ever enjoyed it.

GovernmentsWilliam Inge
 
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The soul is dyed with the color of its leisure thoughts.

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The happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so.

Happiness, Small ThingsWilliam Inge
 
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We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form.

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Love remembered and consecrated by grief belongs, more clearly than the happy intercourse of friends, to the eternal world; it has proved itself stronger than death.

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