Nelson Algren Quotes

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The book asks why lost people sometimes develop into greater human beings than those who have never been lost in their whole lives.

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Never eat at a place called Mom's. Never play cards with a man named Doc. And never lay down with a woman who's got more troubles than you.
— Nelson Algren

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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.

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