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Isaac Bashevis Singer

(1904-1991) Polish-born American Journalist, Writer


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Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters.


Originality is not seen in single words or even sentences. Originality is the sum total of a man's thinking or his writing.


The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual - when it begins to ignore the passions, the motions - it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance.


We know what a person thinks not when he tells us what he thinks, but by his actions.