Truman Capote Quotes



Best Quotes by Truman Capote

“A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That’s why there are so few good conversations: due to scarcity, two intelligent talkers seldom meet.”

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”

“I don’t care what anybody says about me as long as it isn’t true.”

“The brain may take advice, but not the heart, and love having no geography, knows no boundaries: weight and sink it deep, no matter, it will rise and find the surface.”

“Well, I’m about as tall as a shotgun, and just as noisy.”

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