Christopher Fry Quotes

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Born: 1907-12-18, Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Birth Country: England, UK
Died: Chichester, 2005-06-30
Occupation: Playwright, Screenwriter, Translator, and Critic

Between our birth and death we may touch understanding, As a moth brushes a window with its wing.
- Christopher Fry

Comedy is an escape, not from truth but from despair a narrow escape into faith.
- Christopher Fry

Imagination is the wide-open eye which leads us always to see truth more vividly.
- Christopher Fry

Poetry has the virtue of being able to say twice as much as prose in half the time, and the drawback, if you do not give it your full attention, of seeming to say half as much in twice the time.
- Christopher Fry

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