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5 Famous Quotes by Elizabeth Hardwick
7/27/1916 - 12/2/2007
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The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.

Morality Quotes, by Elizabeth Hardwick

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Books give not wisdom where none was before. But where some is, there reading makes it more.

Books Quotes, by Elizabeth Hardwick

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The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.

Books Quotes, by Elizabeth Hardwick

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Letters are useful as a means of expressing the ideal self. . . . In letters we can reform without practice, beg without humiliation, snip and shape embarrassing experiences to the measure of our own desires. . . .

Letters Quotes, by Elizabeth Hardwick

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The laughter of adults was always very different from the laughter of children. The former indicated a recognition of the familiar, but in children it came from the shock of the new.

Laughter Quotes, by Elizabeth Hardwick

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