Mary McCarthy

Mary McCarthy

American writer, critic and political activist
Morality did not keep well; it required stable conditions; it was costly; it was subject to variations, and the market for it was uncertain.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every age has a keyhole to which its eye is pasted. Spicy court-memoirs, the lives of gallant ladies, recollections of an ex-nun, a monk's confession, an atheist's repentance, true-to-life accounts of prostitution and bastardy gave our ancestors a penny peep into the forbidden room.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Driving a car, you are in danger of killing; walking or standing, of being killed.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Making love, we are all more alike than we are when we are talking or acting.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It really takes a hero to live any kind of spiritual life without religious belief.More Mary McCarthy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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