John Steinbeck > Quotes > Quotable Quote

John Steinbeck

“A book is like a man - clever and dull, brave and cowardly, beautiful and
ugly. For every flowering thought there will be a page like a wet and mangy
mongrel, and for every looping flight a tap on the wing and a reminder that wax
cannot hold the feathers firm too near the sun.”

John Steinbeck
Read more quotes from John Steinbeck

Share this quote:

Friends Who Liked This Quote

To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

All Quotes | My Quotes | Add A Quote

Play The 'Guess That Quote' Game

Browse By Tag