Thought for the Day
“It’s a shame that the only thing a man can do
for eight hours a day is work.
He can’t eat for eight hours;
he can’t drink for eight hours;
he can’t make love for eight hours.
The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work.”
~ William Faulkner
*William Cuthbert Faulkner
An American writer from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner worked in a variety of media; he wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays during his career. He is primarily known and acclaimed for his novels and short stories, many of which are set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha County, a setting Faulkner created based on Lafayette County, where he spent most of his childhood.