Quotes by Elizabeth Bowen

Elizabeth Bowen, CBE was an Irish novelist and short story writer, notable for some of the best fiction about life in wartime London.

The best Quotes and Sayings

Art is one thing that can go on mattering once it has stopped hurting.

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The innocent are so few that two of them seldom meet - when they do meet, their victims lie strewn all round.

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Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day.

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Fate is not an eagle, it creeps like a rat.

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No object is mysterious. The mystery is your eye.

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