Walter Lord Quotes


9 Walter Lord quotes:



"Someone once told me the one thread that runs through them all is a premium on personal courage - not intellectual courage, but just plain physical courage."
"Brilliantly lit from stem to stern, she looked like a sagging birthday cake."
"Events alone rarely provide much guide to the future."
"I look for something that is highly unusual, involving ordinary people caught in extraordinary situations."
"I never earned a dollar that was not somehow through writing."
"It's a funny thing, but today the Titanic is probably much more - that is people are much more aware of it than they were in 1954, when I was doing my research."
"Just finding it, and as far as that went, I spent a good part of my life enjoying the study of the ship, ever since I was a little kid."
"There were exceptions, a couple of families that just plain didn't want to even think about it, although forty years had passed but mostly the people were very interested in talking about it."
"You have to study the people and the ones that measure up are not always the ones you expect."



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