Thomas Wolfe Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Thomas Wolfe quotes, Thomas Wolfe sayings, and Thomas Wolfe proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Fields are won by those who believe in the winning. Thomas Wolfe
Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs. Thomas Wolfe
A young man is so strong, so mad, so certain, and so lost. He has everything and he is able to use nothing. Thomas Wolfe
So, then, to every man his chance--to every man, regardless of his birth, his shining, golden opportunity--to every man the right to live, to work, to be himself, and to become whatever thing his manhood and his vision can combine to make him--this, seeker, is the promise of America. Thomas Wolfe
There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves. Thomas Wolfe
Loneliness is and always has been the central and inevitable experience of every man. Thomas Wolfe
If a man has a talent and cannot use it, he has failed. If he has a talent and uses only half of it, he has partly failed. If he has a talent and learns somehow to use the whole of it, he has gloriously succeeded, and won a satisfaction and a triumph few men ever know. Thomas Wolfe
A young man is so strong, so mad, so certain, and so lost. He has everything and he is able to use nothing. Thomas Wolfe
Loneliness is and always has been the central and inevitable experience of every man. Thomas Wolfe
As it had alway done, the movement and experience of the train, filled him whith a sense of triumph, joy and luxury. Thomas Wolfe
The train itself is a miracle of man's handiwork, and everything about it is eloquent of human purpose and direction.. Thomas Wolfe
One feels the brakes go on when the train is coming to a river, and one knows that the old gloved hand of cunning is at the throttle. One's own sense of manhood and mastery is heightened by being on a train. Thomas Wolfe
The train gives one a feeling of wild and lonely joy, a sense of the savage, unfenced, and illimitable wilderness of the country through which the train is rushing, a wordless and unutterable hope, as one thinks of the enchanted city toward which he is speeding the unbroken and fabulous promise of the life he is to find there. Thomas Wolfe
There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves. Thomas Wolfe
Death the last voyage, the longest and the best. Thomas Wolfe
I put the relation of a fine teacher to a student just below the relation of a mother to a son. Thomas Wolfe
There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves. Thomas Wolfe
Most of the time we think we're sick, it's all in the mind. Thomas Wolfe