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Edna Ferber
August 15, 1885 - April 16, 1968
Nationality: American
Category: Novelist
Subcategory: American Novelist

A woman can look both moral and exciting... if she also looks as if it was quite a struggle.


Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little.


A closed mind is a dying mind.


Christmas isn't a season. It's a feeling.

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Any garment which is cut to fit you is much more becoming, even if it is not so splendid as a garment which has been cut to fit somebody not of your stature.


Life can't defeat a writer who is in love with writing, for life itself is a writer's lover until death.


A stricken tree, a living thing, so beautiful, so dignified, so admirable in its potential longevity, is, next to man, perhaps the most touching of wounded objects.


Big doesn't necessarily mean better. Sunflowers aren't better than violets.


Writers should be read but not seen. Rarely are they a winsome sight.


If American politics are too dirty for women to take part in, there's something wrong with American politics.


Living the past is a dull and lonely business; looking back strains the neck muscles, causing you to bump into people not going your way.


Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.


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