Muriel Spark

Muriel Spark

If I had my life over again I should form the habit of nightly composing myself to thoughts of death. I would practice, as it were, the remembrance of death. There is no other practice which so intensifies life. Death, when it approaches, ought not to take one by surprise. It should be part of the full expectancy of life. Without an ever-present sense of death life is insipid. You might as well live on the whites of eggs.More Muriel Spark quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To me education is a leading out of what is already there in the pupil's soul.More Muriel Spark quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Frankness is usually a euphemism for rudeness.More Muriel Spark quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
People who quoted the Scriptures in criticism of others were terrible bores and usually they misapplied the text. One could prove anything against anyone from the Bible.More Muriel Spark quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Final perseverance is the doctrine that wins the eternal victory in small things as in greatMore Muriel Spark quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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