Edna Ferber quotes

- 9 of 9 Results
Only amateurs say that they write for their own amusement. Writing is not an amusing occupation. It is a combination of ditch-digg ...
America--rather, the United States--seems to me to be the Jew among the nations. It is resourceful, adaptable, maligned, envied, f ...
It was part of the Texas ritual. We're rich as son-of-a-bitch stew but look how homely we are, just as plain-folksy as Grandpappy ...
Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.
A woman can look both moral and exciting--if she also looks as if it was quite a struggle.
Roast Beef, Medium, is not only a food. It is a philosophy. Seated at Life's Dining Table, with the menu of Morals before you, you ...
I am not belittling the brave pioneer men but the sunbonnet as well as the sombrero has helped to settle this glorious land of our ...
If American politics are too dirty for women to take part in, there's something wrong with American politics.
Wasn't marriage, like life, unstimulating and unprofitable and somewhat empty when too well ordered and protected and guarded. Was ...
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help