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Mario Puzo

Birthdate: 15. October 1920
Date of death: 2. July 1999
Other names: ماریو پوزو

Mario Gianluigi Puzo was an American author, screenwriter and journalist. He is known for his crime novels about the Italian-American mafia, most notably The Godfather , which he later co-adapted into a three-part film saga directed by Francis Ford Coppola. He received the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for the first film in 1972 and Part II in 1974. Puzo also wrote the original screenplay for the 1978 Superman film. His final novel, The Family, was released posthumously in 2001. Wikipedia

Works

The Godfather
The Godfather
Mario Puzo
The Last Don
The Last Don
Mario Puzo
Fools Die
Fools Die
Mario Puzo
The Family
The Family
Mario Puzo

„The lawyer with the briefcase can steal more money than the man with the gun.“

—  Mario Puzo, The Godfather

Variant: Lawyers can steal more money with a briefcase than a thousand men with guns and masks."

-Don Vito Corleone
Source: The Godfather

„I'll make him an offer he can't refuse.“

—  Mario Puzo, The Godfather

Variant: I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse.
Source: The Godfather

„Great men are not born great, they grow great…“

—  Mario Puzo, The Godfather

Source: The Godfather

„Never hate your enemies. It affects your judgment.“

—  Mario Puzo, The Godfather

Source: The Godfather

„Revenge is a dish that tastes best when served cold.“

—  Mario Puzo, The Godfather

Variant: Revenge is a dish which taste best when served cold.
Source: The Godfather

„A man who doesn't spend time with his family can never be a real man.“

—  Mario Puzo, The Godfather

Variant: A man who is not a father to his children can never be a real man
Source: The Godfather

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