Tom Wolfe Sayings and Quotes

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

There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves. Tom Wolfe
It was that hour of dusk when the streetlights and headlights come on but make little difference. Tom Wolfe
He adopted a role called "being a father" so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a protector. Tom Wolfe
The attitude is we live and let live. This is actually an amazing change in values in a rather short time and it's an example of freedom from religion. Tom Wolfe
One belongs to New York instantly; one belongs to it as much in five minutes as in five years. Tom Wolfe
A liberal is a conservative who has been arrested. Tom Wolfe
It is very comforting to believe that leaders who do terrible things are, in fact, mad. That way, all we have to do is make sure we don't put psychotics in high places and we've got the problem solved. Tom Wolfe
A cult is a religion with no political power. Tom Wolfe
No machines will ever truly fully figure the brain out, because the brain's performance is constantly altered or else constrained by this inanimate, rogue artifact you can't control, namely, speech. Tom Wolfe
You never realize how much of your background is sewn into the lining of your clothes. Tom Wolfe
Miami is a melting pot in which none of the stones melt. They rattle around. Tom Wolfe
Radical Chic, after all, is only radical in Style; in its heart it is part of Society and its traditions. Tom Wolfe
The notion that the public accepts or rejects anything in modern art is merely romantic fiction. The game is completed and the trophies distributed long before the public knows what has happened. Tom Wolfe
Adopted a role called being a father so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a Protector. Tom Wolfe
He adopted a role called being a father so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a protector. Tom Wolfe
He adopted a role called Being a Father so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a Protector. Tom Wolfe
Nerds... the 'nerd' has never been precisely defined, thanks to the psychological complexity of the creature. The word has connotations of some level of intelligence. The typical nerd is a male with intelligence but no sense of giving it a manly face. Tom Wolfe