Quotation by Elizabeth Bowen

... it appears to me that problems, inherent in any writing, loom unduly large when one looks ahead. Though nothing is easy, little is quite impossible.
Elizabeth Bowen (1899–1973), British novelist, story writer, essayist, and memoirist; born in Ireland. Seven Winters, part 2, sect. 2, ch. 8 (1962).

From the preface to the 1952 reprint of The Last September, which was first published in 1929.
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