Best Quotes by Fannie Hurst (Top 8)

  1. Few enjoy noisy overcrowded functions. But they are a gesture of goodwill on the part of host or hostess, and also on the part of guests who submit to them.
  2. It takes a clever man to turn cynic and a wise man to be clever enough not to.
  3. A woman is not a whole woman without the experience of marriage. In the case of a bad marriage, you win if you lose. Of the two alternatives - bad marriage or none - I believe bad marriage would be better. It is a bitter experience and a high price to pay for fulfillment, but it is the better alternative.
  4. But suppose, asks the student of the professor, we follow all your structural rules for writing, what about that something else that brings the book alive? What is the formula for that? The formula for that is not included in the curriculum.
  5. I'm not happy when I'm writing, but I'm more unhappy when I'm not.
  6. A woman has to be twice as good as a man to go half as far.
  7. Any writer worth the name is always getting into one thing or getting out of another thing.
  8. Some people think they are worth a lot of money just because they have it.