Tuesday, December 1, 2015 |
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of Robertson Davies' death, we've curated a list of 13 of his funniest, wisest quotes and have summed up what they teach us about the venerable author.
Robertson Davies was a cat person.
The Canadian author wasn't afraid to throw shade - especially at dog people.
Robertson Davies was concerned about Canada.
He was often questioned about his Canadian identity and Canada's place in the world.
This is probably because Canada was a frequent presence in his books, sometimes a character in itself.
Robertson Davies had wise things to say about reading...
Robertson Davies on Writers and Company, 1991: