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Wallace Stegner

Birthdate: 18. February 1909
Date of death: 13. April 1993
Other names: والاس استقنر

Wallace Earle Stegner was an American novelist, short story writer, environmentalist, and historian, often called "The Dean of Western Writers". He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972 and the U.S. National Book Award in 1977. Wikipedia

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Crossing to Safety
Crossing to Safety
Wallace Stegner
Angle of Repose
Angle of Repose
Wallace Stegner
The Spectator Bird
The Spectator Bird
Wallace Stegner

„The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.“

—  Wallace Stegner, book The Spectator Bird

Variant: Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to
wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.
Source: The Spectator Bird

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