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Quentin Crisp

Quentin Crisp (born Denis Charles Pratt, (1908-12-25)25 December 1908 – 21 November 1999(1999-11-21)), was an English writer and raconteur.

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    Whenever we confront an unbridled desire we are surely in the presence of a tragedy-in-the-making.
    Quentin Crisp (b. 1908)

    He wrote me sad Mother’s Day stories. He’d always kill me in the stories and tell me how bad he felt about it. It was enough to bring a tear to a mother’s eye.
    Connie Zastoupil, U.S. mother of Quentin Tarantino, director of film Pulp Fiction. Rolling Stone, p. 76 (December 29, 1994)

    My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it.
    —Quentin Crisp (b. 1908)