Best Quotes by Eudora Welty (Top 10)

  1. All serious daring starts from within.
  2. A good snapshot stops a moment from running away.
  3. It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming up of themselves like grass. Yet regardless of where they come from, I cannot remember a time when I was not in love with them — with the books themselves, cover and binding and the paper they were printed on, with their smell and their weight and with their possession in my arms, captured and carried off to myself. Still illiterate, I was ready for them, committed to all the reading I could give them ...
  4. The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy.
  5. We are the breakers of our own hearts
  6. Southerners love a good tale. They are born reciters, great memory retainers, diary keepers, letter exchangers . . . great talkers.
  7. Write about what you don't know about what you know.
  8. it doesn t matter if it takes a long time getting there; the point is to have a destination.
  9. One place comprehended can make us understand other places better.
  10. My continuing passion is to part a curtain, that invisible veil of indifference that falls between us and that blinds us to each other's presence, each other's wonder, each other's human plight.

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