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Willa Cather
(1876-1947) born on
Dec 07
US novelist, short-story writer. She was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for her novel "One of Ours," 1922; she also wrote "O Pioneers," 1913.
         
   
F
There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.

R
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
A
There are only two or three human stories and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely as if they had never happened before.
N
To note an artist's limitations is but to define his talent.
K
Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Words of Women Quotations for Success," by Power Dynamics Publishing, 1997.
R: "On Writing," "Four Letters: Escapism" (1949), written 1936.
A: "O Pioneers!" pt. 2, ch. 4, 1913.
N: "Not Under Forty," "Miss Jewett," 1936.
K: My Antonia, bk. 2, ch. 7 (1918).
   


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