In my heart there may be doubt that I deserve the Nobel award over other men of letters whom I hold in respect and reverence — but there is no question of my pleasure and pride in having it for myself.

Steinbeck - Nobel prize - wist_info

John Steinbeck (1902-1968) American writer
Nobel prize acceptance speech (10 Dec 1962)
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7 Responses to Nobel prize acceptance speech (10 Dec 1962)

  1. cheri johnson says:

    Please let me read the full text of Steinbeck’s acceptance speech.

  2. Dave says:

    The full text is given in the link above.

  3. Onur Arman says:

    Thanks a lot 🙂

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