Quotations on Autobiography
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An autobiography is not about pictures; it's about the stories; it's about honesty and as much truth as you can tell without coming too close to other people's privacy.
- Boris Becker
(Keywords: Truth, People, Honesty, Autobiography, Privacy)
So an autobiography about death should include, in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events - pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution that drove my mother to come here.
- Harold Brodkey
(Keywords: Death, Mother, Autobiography, Events, Revolution)
Autobiography is now as common as adultery and hardly less reprehensible.
- John Grigg
(Keywords: Adultery, Autobiography, Now)
I was trying to write an autobiography using prints and patterns that reference emotional, psychological, and personal development in my work, as a person growing up, figuring out who I was. I used fabrics to stand in for occurrences.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Work, Development, Autobiography, Growing up, Trying)
This sounds like my autobiography, but I thought this would be a good time to sound off about myself, as I think that I have been silent too long about my views and opinions.
- Bob Kane
(Keywords: Time, Thought, Autobiography, Opinions, Sound)
After reading Eminem's autobiography, which I did because I'm so interested in him as an artist, I respect him a lot. Even though he seems angry and mad, he's had to fight so many demons in his life.
- Taryn Manning
(Keywords: Life, Artist, Autobiography, Fight, Reading, Respect)
In this one book are the two most interesting personalities in the whole world - God and yourself. The Bible is the story of God and man, a love story in which you and I must write our own ending, our unfinished autobiography of the creature and the Creator.
- Fulton Oursler
(Keywords: Love, God, Bible, Autobiography, Ending, Man, World)
I've been asked to write an autobiography, and I've started it a couple of times, on different angles, and maybe one day I will, but you know what? There's time for that because I'd like to have the whole story.
- John Saxon
(Keywords: Time, Autobiography, Day, Will)
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
- Oscar Wilde
(Keywords: Work, Autobiography, Fiction, Man, Woman)