Quotes of Characterization

“ A good novel is an indivisible sum; every scene, sequence and passage of a good novel has to involve, contribute to and advance all three of its major attributes: theme, plot, characterization. ”

- Ayn Rand

“ When the drama attains a characterization which makes the play a revelation of human conduct and a dialogue which characterizes yet pleases for itself, we reach dramatic literature. ”

- George P. Baker

“ I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion. ”

- Robert Louis Stevenson

“ Everything Marilyn does is different from any other woman, strange and exciting, from the way she talks to the way she uses that magnificent torso. ”

- Clark Gable

“ Newspapermen, as journalists used to be called, have long been charged with the sin of cynicism. a characterization that many of us encourage to deflect attention from our far more widespread flaw, incorrigible sentimentalism. ”

- Robert Manning
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