William Faulkner Quote

I decline to accept the end of man.… I believe that man will not merely endure: he will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice, but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of compassion and sacrifice and endurance.


Speech accepting the Nobel Prize for Literature. 10 December 1950

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I decline to accept the end of man.… I believe that man will not merely endure: he will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among...

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I decline to accept the end of man.… I believe that man will not merely endure: he will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among...

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I decline to accept the end of man.… I believe that man will not merely endure: he will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among...

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I decline to accept the end of man.… I believe that man will not merely endure: he will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among...