Mary McCarthy

Mary McCarthy

American writer, critic and political activist
The furniture and trappings in the apartment are all in a state of flux - here today, gone tomorrow. Nothing is anchored to its place, not even the coffee-pot, which floats off and returns, on the tide of the signora's marine nature.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'm afraid I'm not sufficiently inhibited about the things that other women are inhibited about for me. They feel that you've given away trade secrets.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am for the ones who represent sense, and so was Jane Austen.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Illiteracy at the poverty level (mainly a matter of bad grammar) does not alarm me nearly as much as the illiteracy of the well-to-do.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I once started a detective story to make money¬óbut I couldn't get the murder to take place! At the end of three chapters I was still describing the characters and the milieu, so I thought, this is not going to work. No corpse!More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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