Who is James Grover Thurber?

  • (noun): United States humorist and cartoonist who published collections of essays and stories (1894-1961).
    Synonyms: Thurber, James Thurber

Famous quotes containing the words thurber and/or james:

    I always begin at the left with the opening word of the sentence and read toward the right and I recommend this method.
    —James Thurber (1894–1961)

    O Jesse had a wife, a mourner all her life
    And the children they were brave,
    But the dirty little coward that shot Mr. Howard
    He laid Jesse James in his grave.
    —Administration in the State of Miss, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)