Never fight fair with a stranger, boy. You'll never get out of the jungle that way.

Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller

Profession: Dramatist
Nationality: American

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The number of elements that have to go into a hit would break a computer down. the right season for that play, the right historical moment, the right tonality.

A playwright lives in an occupied country. And if you can't live that way you don't stay.

You cannot catch a child's spirit by running after it; you must stand still and for love it will soon itself return.

In the theater, while you recognized that you were looking at a house, it was a house in quotation marks. On screen, the quotation marks tend to be blotted out by the camera.

The apple cannot be stuck back on the Tree of Knowledge; once we begin to see, we are doomed and challenged to seek the strength to see more, not less.

I know that my works are a credit to this nation and I dare say they will endure longer than the McCarran Act.

Maybe all one can do is hope to end up with the right regrets.

A suicide kills two people, Maggie, that's what it's for!

The structure of a play is always the story of how the birds came home to roost.

A child's spirit is like a child, you can never catch it by running after it; you must stand still, and, for love, it will soon itself come back.

Betrayal is the only truth that sticks.

Well, all the plays that I was trying to write were plays that would grab an audience by the throat and not release them, rather than presenting an emotion which you could observe and walk away from.

I cannot sleep for dreaming; I cannot dream but I wake and walk about the house as though I'd find you coming through some door.

He wants to live on through something-and in his case, his masterpiece is his son. all of us want that, and it gets more poignant as we get more anonymous in this world.