John Knowles was an eminent American novelist renowned for his work, ‘A Separate Peace’. He did his schooling from St.Peter’s High School and pursued his graduation from ‘Philips Exeter Academy’. Before embarking on a career of a novelist, he served for two years in the U.S Army Air Force in World War II. Early in his career, he wrote for ‘Hartford Courant’ and also served as the assistant editor for the ‘Holiday Magazine’. He received a lot of encouragement from ‘Thornton Wilder’ and thereafter, he began writing books and novels. We have created a corpus of some popular and famous quotable quotations and sayings by John Knowles which have been extracted from his writings, books, thoughts, novels, work and life. Zoom through the quotes and sayings by John Knowles and get inspired.
I never killed anybody and I never developed an intense level of hatred for the enemy. Because my war ended before I ever put on a uniform; I was on active duty all my time at school; I killed my enemy there.