Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Quotes

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Quotes: Hemingway, damn his soul, makes everything he writes terrifically exciting (and incidentally makes all us second-raters seem positively adolescent) by the seemingly simple expedient of the iceberg principle - three-fourths of the substance under the surface. He comes closer that way to retaining the magic of the original, unexpressed idea or emotion, which is always more stirring than any words. But just try and do it!
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Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Quote: Two elements enter into successful and happy gatherings at table. The food, whether simple or elaborate, must be carefully prepared; willingly prepared; imaginatively prepared. And the guests - friends, family or strangers - must be conscious of their welcome.
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Quotes about Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings: Fear is the most easily taught of all lessons, and the fight against terror, real or imagined, is perhaps the history of man's mind.
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Quote about Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings: Personal publicity is apt to be dangerous to any writer's integrity; for the moment he begins to fancy himself as quite a person, a taint creeps into his work.
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