Elizabeth Bowen

Elizabeth Bowen

Irish novelist
No object is mysterious. The mystery is in your eye.More Elizabeth Bowen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What is being said is the effect of something that has happened; at the same time, what is being said is in itself something happening, which will, in turn, leave its effect.More Elizabeth Bowen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nobody speaks the truth when there is something they must have.More Elizabeth Bowen quotes [10/19/2011 09:10:30]
With three or more people there is something bold in the air: direct things get said which would frighten two people alone and conscious of each inch of their nearness to one another. To be three is to be in public - you feel safe.More Elizabeth Bowen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
life is a succession of readjustments.More Elizabeth Bowen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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