“I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. If you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it full speed ahead. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it and above all become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good. Hot is no good, either. White hot and passionate is the only thing to be.”
– Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot. His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide. . Wikipedia
Born: September 13, 1916, Llandaff, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Died: November 23, 1990, Oxford, United Kingdom
Movies: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr. Fox, MORE
Plays: The Magic Finger, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka, The Honeys, Roald Dahl’s The Twits
- A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.
- So, please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install, a lovely bookcase on the wall.
- A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. He has no master except his own soul, and that, I am sure, is why he does it