Full Name: Harry Caskie Stinnett
Born: August 25, 1911
Birthplace: Remington, Fauquier County, Virginia, U.S.A.
Died: November 5, 1998
Occupation: Author, Editor, Humorist, and Writer
Profile: Best known for One Man's Island: Reflections on Maine.
Number of Quotes: 5
A diplomat ... is a person who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip.
I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.
The thought of owning an island is perhaps the most romantic concept left to humankind in the 20th Century.
The trouble with being a hypochondriac these days is that antibiotics have cured all the good diseases.
Working for a federal agency was like trying to dislodge a prune skin from the roof of the mouth. More enterprise went into the job than could be justified by the results.