Barbara W. Tuchman Quotes & Sayings

6 most famous Barbara W. Tuchman quotes and sayings. She was an American historian who passed away on 6 February, 1989.

Barbara W. Tuchman Quotes
“If I had taken a doctoral degree, it would have stifled any writing capacity.”
Barbara W. Tuchman Quotes
“I want the reader to turn the page and keep on turning until the end.”
Barbara W. Tuchman Quotes
“The writer's object is - or should be - to hold the reader's attention.”
Barbara W. Tuchman Quotes
“After the war, when my husband came home, we had two more children, and domesticity for a while prevailed combined with beginning the work I had always wanted to do, which was writing a book.”
“If a man is a writer, everybody tiptoes around past the locked door of the breadwinner. But if you're an ordinary female housewife, people say, 'This is just something Barbara wanted to do; it's not professional.'”
Barbara W. Tuchman Quotes
“When the children were very small, I worked in the morning only, and then gradually, as they spent full days at school, I could spend full days at work.”

Barbara W. Tuchman Quotes Rating

No Ratings Yet
Leave A Comment