Larry Mcmurtry

A Quote by Larry Mcmurtry on art, endings, good, life, suffering, and talent

Obviously, where art has it over life is in the matter of editing. Life can be seen to suffer from a drastic lack of editing. It stops too quick, or else it goes on too long. Worse, its pacing is erratic. Some chapters are little more than a few sentences in length, while others stretch into volumes. Life, for all its raw talent, has little sense of structure. It creates amazing textures, but it can't be counted on for snappy beginnings or good endings either. Indeed, in many cases no ending is provided at all.

Larry Mcmurtry

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A Quote by Larry Mcmurtry

If you wait, all that happens is you get older.

Larry Mcmurtry

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A Quote by Larry Mcmurtry

Yesterday's gone on down the river, and you can't get it back.

Larry Mcmurtry

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