Eugene O'Neill Quotes

Most popular Eugene O'Neill Quotes

God is a Mother.

mother God

Money isn't everything.
— Eugene O'Neill
Happiness hates the timid.
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I love every bone in their heads.
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Man's loneliness is but his fear of life!


Happiness hates the timid! So does science!
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Man is born broken. He lives by mending. The grace of God is glue!


To expect common sense from people proves you're lacking it yourself.
— Eugene O'Neill

common sense

None of us can help the things life has done to us.  They're done before you realize it, and once they're done they make you do other things until at last everything comes between you and what you'd like to be, and you've lost your true self forever.

losing our way

Age's terms of peace, after the long interlude of war with life, have still to be concluded—Youth must be kept decently away—so many old wounds may have to be unbound, and old scars pointed to with pride, to prove to ourselves we have been brave and noble.

old age