Elizabeth Bowen

1899 - 1973

A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen

Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on life

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If you look at your life one way, there is always cause for alarm.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on life

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If you look at life one way, there is always cause for alarm.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on love and wishes

When you love someone, all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on mystery

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No object is mysterious. The mystery is in your eyes.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on life

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Nobody can be kinder than the narcissist while you react to life in his own terms.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on art

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

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on day

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

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on good

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Good-byes breed a sort of distaste for whomever you say good-bye to; this hurts, you feel, this must not happen again.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

Source: The House in Paris

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A Quote by Elizabeth Bowen on truth

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Nobody speaks the truth when there is something they must have.

Elizabeth Bowen (1899 - 1973)

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