Regimented minds cannot grasp the concept of confrontation as an
open exchange of major differences with a view to
settlement through genuine dialogue. Aung San Suu Kyi Freedom From Fear,'In Quest of Democracy'.
The unending dialogue between the present and the past. Alejo Carpentier Of biography. Quoted
in James G Hershberg James B Conant (1993).
By the way, do you ever read the Bible? I suppose not very often, but I had occasion to the
other night and believe me it is a
lesson in how not to write for the movies. The worst
kind of overwriting.Whole chapters that could have
been said in one paragraph. And the dialogue! Raymond Chandler Letter to Edgar Carter, 28 Mar.
Death is a dialogue between The Spirit and the
Dust. Emily Elizabeth Dickinson c.1864 Complete Poems, no.976 (first published1890).
The deepest thing I know is that I am living and dying at once, and my
conviction is to report that dialogue. StanleyJasspon Kunitz In the NewYork Times,11 Mar.
good film script should be able to do completely without dialogue. David Alan Mamet In The Independent,11 Nov.
The dialogue between client and architect is about as intimate as any
conversation you can have because, when you're talking
about building a house, you're talking about
dreams. Rod Sterling 'TheTrend-SettingTraditionalism of Architecture',
in the NewYorkTimes,13