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Six Short Plays of Eugene O'Neil: The Dreamy Kid; Before Breakfast;Gold; Diff'rent; The Straw; Welded
Six Short Plays of Eugene O'Neil The Dreamy Kid Before BreakfastGold Diff'rent The Straw Welded Author:Eugene O'Neil Six Short Plays of Eugene O'Neil: "I love life. But I don't love life because it is pretty. Prettiness is only clothes-deep. I am a truer lover than that. I love it naked. There is beauty to me even in its ugliness. In fact, I deny the ugliness entirely, for its vices are often nobler than its virtues, and nearly always closer to a revelation...... more »"
"To me, the tragic alone has that significant beauty which is truth. It is the meaning of life-and the hope. The noblest is eternally the most tragic. The people who succeed and do not push on to a greater failure are the spiritual middle-classers. Their stopping at success is the proof of their compromising insignificance. How petty their dreams must have been!" - Eugene O'Neil (from the biography by Barbara and Arthur Gelb) A Vintage Book DRAMA 394-70276-x« less