Flannery O'Connor Quotes and Quotations
And if the student finds that this is not to his taste, well, that is regrettable. Most regrettable. His taste should not be consulted; it is being formed.
The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it emotionally.
The basic experience of everyone is the experience of human limitation.
I am much younger now than I was at twelve or anyway, less burdened.
If you do the same thing every day at the same time for the same length of time, you'll save yourself from many a sink. Routine is a condition of survival.
Conviction without experiences makes for harshness.
I am a writer because writing is the thing I do best.
To expect too much is to have a sentimental view of life, and this is a softness that ends in bitterness.
It is better to be young in your failures than old in your successes.