Russell Baker Quote

The biographer's problem is that he never knows enough. The autobiographer's problem is that he knows too much.


Inventing the Truth: The Art and Craft of Memoir (ed. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1998) - ISBN: 9780395901502

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The biographer's problem is that he never knows enough. The autobiographer's problem is that he knows too much.

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The biographer's problem is that he never knows enough. The autobiographer's problem is that he knows too much.

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The biographer's problem is that he never knows enough. The autobiographer's problem is that he knows too much.

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The biographer's problem is that he never knows enough. The autobiographer's problem is that he knows too much.