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Willa Cather Poems | Quotes | Articles

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Willa Cather Biography...Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873 – April 24, 1947) was an American author who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains, in works such as O Pioneers!, My Ántonia, and The Song of the Lark. In 1923 she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for One of Ours (1922), a novel set during World War I. Cather grew up in Nebraska and graduated from the University of Nebraska. She lived and worked in Pittsburgh for ten years, then at the age of 33 she moved to New York, where she lived for the rest of her life.


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Quote Left Every artist knows that there is no such thing as 'freedom' in art. The first thing an artist does when he begins a new work is to lay down th... Quote Right
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Quote Left Art, it seems to me, should simplify. That, indeed, is very nearly the whole of the higher artistic process; finding what conventions of form ... Quote Right
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Quote Left Where there is great love there are always miracles. Quote Right
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Quote Left What was any art but an effort to make a sheath, a mould in which to imprison for a moment the shining, elusive element which is life itself?... Quote Right
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Quote Left All the intelligence and talent in the world can't make a singer. The voice is a wild thing. It can't be bred in captivity. Quote Right
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