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John Barth
May 27, 1930 -
Nationality: American
Category: Novelist
Subcategory: American Novelist

More history is made by secret handshakes than by battles, bills and proclamations.


Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.


You're certain to get a decision in a trial.


Nothing is intrinsically valuable; the value of everything is attributed to it, assigned to it from outside the thing itself, by people.


If you are a novelist of a certain type of temperament, then what you really want to do is re-invent the world. God wasn't too bad a novelist, except he was a Realist.


This is an exciting time. A new chapter in our history.


The Bible is not man's word about God, but God's word about man.


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