Elizabeth Bowen Quotes

Who is Elizabeth Bowen?

Elizabeth Bowen CBE was an Irish novelist and short story writer.

Born June 07, 1899
Died February 22, 1973

Books by Elizabeth Bowen

Best 7 Quotes by Elizabeth Bowen

“To be quite oneself one must first waste a little time.”

“Writers do not find subjects; subjects find them.”

“If you look at life one way, there is always cause for alarm.”

“Never to lie is to have no lock on your door, you are never wholly alone.”

“Nobody speaks the truth when there's something they must have.”

A World of Love Quotes

“When you love someone, all your saved-up wishes start coming out.”

A World of Love

The Death of the Heart Quotes

“A romantic man often feels more uplifted with two women than with one: his love seems to hit the ideal mark somewhere between two different faces.”

The Death of the Heart

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