The role of art is to make a world which can be inhabited.
More Quotes from William Saroyan:Three times in my life I have been captured by the orphanage, by school, and by the Army. But I'm mistaken. The fact is I was captured only once, when I was born, only that capture is also setting free, which is what this is actually all about. The.
I see death as a private event, the destruction of the universe in the brain and in the senses of man, and I cannot see any man's death as a contributing factor in the success or failure of a military campaign.
Encourage virtue in whatever heart it may have been driven into secrecy and sorrow by the shame and terror of the world.
My work is writing, but my real work is being.
Every man in the world is better than someone else and not as good someone else.
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It's really interesting that whenever you do something that is so out of character, like having an emotional outburst, that you don't get in trouble.
You really have to create everything in order to come away with a full human being on screen.
I know that sounds selfish, but you have to look at what it's doing to you personally - are you frustrated because of the way people perceive you, or are you happy enough about the things you've realized about yourself that you can tolerate the way people perceive you?