Quotations by Mark Helprin
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Born: Saturday, June 28, 1947
If it wasn't for music, I would think that love is mortal.
(Keywords: Love, Music)
Marxists are people whose insides are torn up day after day because they want to rule the world and no one will even publish their letter to the editor.
(Keywords: People, Day, Want, Will, World)
Of course, you would have to be insane to hope your child grows up to be a playwright or poet. Given the odds, you would have to be quite cavalier about your children's future.
(Keywords: Hope, Children, Future)
The greatest fight is when you are fighting in the smoke and cannot see with your eyes.
(Keywords: Eyes, Fight, Fighting)
The human race is intoxicated with narrow victories, for life is a string of them like pearls that hit the floor when the rope breaks, and roll away in perfection and anarchy.
(Keywords: Life, Anarchy, Pearls, Perfection, Race)
Well-timed silence is the most commanding expression.
(Keywords: Expression, Silence)