Best Quotes by Elizabeth Bowen (Top 10)

  1. When you love someone all your saved up wishes start coming out.
  2. A romantic man often feels more uplifted with two women than with one: his love seems to hit the ideal mark somewhere between two different faces.
  3. One can live in the shadow of an idea without grasping it.
  4. She walked about with the rather fated expression you see in photographs of girls who have subsequently been murdered, but nothing had so far happened to her.
  5. Some people are molded by their admirations, others by their hostilities.
  6. Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope; it is impossible.
  7. Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day.
  8. We are minor in everything but our passions.
  9. The innocent are so few that two of them seldom meet - when they do meet, their victims lie strewn all round.
  10. No object is mysterious. The mystery is your eye.

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