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Sherman Alexie

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When it comes to death, we know that laughter and tears are pretty much the same thing.

— Sherman Alexie

#death #grief #laughter #p- #death

Poetry = Anger x Imagination

— Sherman Alexie

#equations #imagination #poetry #anger

I think all of us are always five years old in the presence and absence of our parents.

— Sherman Alexie

#childhood #family #parents #age

If one reads enough books one has a fighting chance. Or better, one's chances of survival increase with each book one reads.

— Sherman Alexie

#survival #survival

Read. Read 1000 pages for every 1 page that you write.

— Sherman Alexie


There are all kinds of addicts, I guess. We all have pain. And we all look for ways to make the pain go away. (107)

— Sherman Alexie

#addicts #pain #pain-relief #addiction

What kind of life can you have in a house without books?

— Sherman Alexie

#boredom #dullness #inspiration #life #necessity

Coach said. "the quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor".

— Sherman Alexie

#excellence #graduation #perseverance #quality #life

The world is divided by two different tribes. The people who are assholes and the people who are not.

— Sherman Alexie


Somebody dies and people eat your food. Funny how that works.

— Sherman Alexie


About Sherman Alexie

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Did you know about Sherman Alexie?

The pressure of succeeding in college became too much for Alexie and he began drinking heavily to cope. He excelled at school and became a star player on the basketball team which was coincidentally called the Reardan High Indians. While in the short story collection they were in their teens Reservation Blues show the boys in their thirties.

Sherman Joseph Alexie Jr. (born October 7 1966) is a poet writer filmmaker and comedian.

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