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 :: 1909-1981, American Author

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I went out there for a thousand a week, and I worked Monday, and I got fired Wednesday. The guy that hired me was out of town Tuesday.
~ Nelson Algren - [Hollywood]

 

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Literature is made upon any occasion that a challenge is put to the legal apparatus by conscience in touch with humanity.
~ Nelson Algren - [Literature]

 

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Never play cards with a man called Doc. Never eat at a place called Mom s. Never sleep with a woman whose troubles are worse than your own.
~ Nelson Algren - [Advice]

 

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The avocation of assessing the failures of better men can be turned into a comfortable livelihood, providing you back it up with a Ph.D.
~ Nelson Algren - [Critics and Criticism]

 

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The hard necessity of bringing the judge on the bench down into the dock has been the peculiar responsibility of the writer in all ages of man.
~ Nelson Algren - [Writers and Writing]

 

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The Impossible Generalized Man today is the critic who believes in loving those unworthy of love as well as those worthy --yet believes this only insofar as no personal risk is entailed. Meaning he loves no one, worthy or no. This is what makes him impossible.
~ Nelson Algren - [Love]

 

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