Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Pearl S. Buck
Pearl Buck
Pearl S. Buck.
BornPearl Comfort Sydenstricker
June 26, 1892
Hillsboro, West Virginia
DiedMarch 6, 1973
Danby, Vermont
Writer. Best known for The Good Earth (1937). Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature 1938.

The repository contains two quotes from Pearl S. Buck.


Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed, can freeze the heart as much as blame.


None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.