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Sara Gruen quotes: When will people learn that just because you can make something doesn't mean you should? When will people learn that just because you can make something doesn't mean you should?
Sara Gruen quotes: The business of a newspaper is to comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable was one of the aphorisms his boss liked to quote. The business of a newspaper is to comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable was one of the aphorisms his boss liked to quote.
Sara Gruen quotes: The thought has cheered me, and I'd like to hang onto that. Must protect my little pockets of happiness. The thought has cheered me, and I'd like to hang onto that. Must protect my little pockets of happiness.
Sara Gruen quotes: Age is a terrible thief. Age is a terrible thief.
Sara Gruen quotes: Life is the greatest show on earth! Life is the greatest show on earth!
Sara Gruen quotes: Then I lie down on the horse blanket and drift into a dream about Marlena that will probably cost me my soul. Then I lie down on the horse blanket and drift into a dream about Marlena that will probably cost me my soul.
Sara Gruen quotes: I think there is just a vein of humanity that really loves animals and really loves to read about them. I think there is just a vein of humanity that really loves animals and really loves to read about them.
Sara Gruen quotes: The longer I do this job, the less I like people. The species, of course," he adds grimly. "There are individuals I like just fine. The longer I do this job, the less I like people. The species, of course," he adds grimly. "There are individuals I like just fine.
Sara Gruen quotes: I don't like outlining, because books are organic things. Sometimes a book doesn't want to be written in a certain way. I don't like outlining, because books are organic things. Sometimes a book doesn't want to be written in a certain way.
Sara Gruen quotes: It's just a crazy damned life, that's all ... It's just a crazy damned life, that's all ...
Sara Gruen quotes: I strain to hear, but my old ears, for all their obscene hugeness, pick up nothing but snippets: I strain to hear, but my old ears, for all their obscene hugeness, pick up nothing but snippets:
Sara Gruen quotes: I stared at him for a long time. If he wanted to end his search for the beast, he need look no further than a mirror. I stared at him for a long time. If he wanted to end his search for the beast, he need look no further than a mirror.
Sara Gruen quotes: Poking a lump of red Jello that jiggles outrageously, like a breast I once knew. Poking a lump of red Jello that jiggles outrageously, like a breast I once knew.
Sara Gruen quotes: Even as your body betrays you, your mind denies it. Even as your body betrays you, your mind denies it.
Sara Gruen quotes: Why the hell shouldn't I run away with the circus? Why the hell shouldn't I run away with the circus?
Sara Gruen quotes: He's paragon schnitzophonic." "He's what?!" "Paragon schnitzophonic," repeats Uncle Al. "You mean paranoid schizophrenic? He's paragon schnitzophonic." "He's what?!" "Paragon schnitzophonic," repeats Uncle Al. "You mean paranoid schizophrenic?
Sara Gruen quotes: His mother was exacting revenge because he'd dared to marry me, and his father - well, we weren't exactly sure. Either His mother was exacting revenge because he'd dared to marry me, and his father - well, we weren't exactly sure. Either
Sara Gruen quotes: I want her to melt into me, like butter on toast. I want to absorb her and walk around for the rest of my days with her encased in my I want her to melt into me, like butter on toast. I want to absorb her and walk around for the rest of my days with her encased in my skin.
I want.
Sara Gruen quotes: You do right by me, I'll show you a life most suckers can't even dream of. You do right by me, I'll show you a life most suckers can't even dream of.
Sara Gruen quotes: They grew fat and happythe horses, not the children, or Marlena for that matter. They grew fat and happy
the horses, not the children, or Marlena for that matter.
Sara Gruen quotes: It's as though I've been sleepwalking and suddenly woken to find myself here It's as though I've been sleepwalking and suddenly woken to find myself here
Sara Gruen quotes: The sky the sky- same as it always was. The sky the sky- same as it always was.
Sara Gruen quotes: He only had the imperfect medium of words. He only had the imperfect medium of words.
Sara Gruen quotes: Laughter, I noticed a footman in old-fashioned knee breeches perched near the top of a Laughter, I noticed a footman in old-fashioned knee breeches perched near the top of a
Sara Gruen quotes: How hard can it be to find a girl and an elephant for Christ's sake? How hard can it be to find a girl and an elephant for Christ's sake?
Sara Gruen quotes: Beneath it was a photograph of Hank alone, standing shirtless on the deck of a sailboat with his hands on his hips. Beneath it was a photograph of Hank alone, standing shirtless on the deck of a sailboat with his hands on his hips.
Sara Gruen quotes: I hate this bizarre policy of protective exclusion, because it effectively writes me off the page. I hate this bizarre policy of protective exclusion, because it effectively writes me off the page.
Sara Gruen quotes: We traveled for two weeks with a pickled hippo. We traveled for two weeks with a pickled hippo.
Sara Gruen quotes: When two people are meant to be together, they will be together. It's fate. When two people are meant to be together, they will be together. It's fate.
Sara Gruen quotes: off, but Osgood, the photographer, was already snoring softly. He was in the center seat, wedged between John Thigpen and off, but Osgood, the photographer, was already snoring softly. He was in the center seat, wedged between John Thigpen and
Sara Gruen quotes: age is a terrible theif age is a terrible theif
Sara Gruen quotes: Paraded around town in an elephant cage, an elephant who repeatedly pulled her stake and stole the lemonade, Paraded around town in an elephant cage, an elephant who repeatedly pulled her stake and stole the lemonade,
Sara Gruen quotes: I just think I'm better equipped to make a study of human personality than trying to get into the mind of animals. I just think I'm better equipped to make a study of human personality than trying to get into the mind of animals.
Sara Gruen quotes: game? - but I wasn't shocked, as I once might game? - but I wasn't shocked, as I once might
Sara Gruen quotes: Ellis had slept through the entire thing. That, or he was dead, but I saw no reason to check. If he was dead, he'd still be dead in the morning. Ellis had slept through the entire thing. That, or he was dead, but I saw no reason to check. If he was dead, he'd still be dead in the morning.
Sara Gruen quotes: I tend not to think about the reading public at all, or the business, when I'm writing. I tend not to think about the reading public at all, or the business, when I'm writing.
Sara Gruen quotes: When did I stop being me? When did I stop being me?
Sara Gruen quotes: When she comes to retrieve me [in the nursing home], after the tan-colored pudding with edible oil topping has sat for a while and been removed ... When she comes to retrieve me [in the nursing home], after the tan-colored pudding with edible oil topping has sat for a while and been removed ...
Sara Gruen quotes: She had been warned away from it her entire life, for its depth came quickly, its coldness was fierce, and the Kelpie lay in wait. She had been warned away from it her entire life, for its depth came quickly, its coldness was fierce, and the Kelpie lay in wait.
Sara Gruen quotes: If you expect people to try to do things your way, you're going to have to give some hints as to what that way is. If you expect people to try to do things your way, you're going to have to give some hints as to what that way is.
Sara Gruen quotes: Sometimes I think if I had to choose between an ear of corn or making love to a woman, I'd choose the corn. Sometimes I think if I had to choose between an ear of corn or making love to a woman, I'd choose the corn.
Sara Gruen quotes: But my darling was as frail as a bird. She died nine days later. After sixty-one years together, she simply clutched my hand and exhaled. Although But my darling was as frail as a bird. She died nine days later. After sixty-one years together, she simply clutched my hand and exhaled. Although
Sara Gruen quotes: With a secret like that, at some point the secret itself becomes irrelevant. The fact that you kept it does not. With a secret like that, at some point the secret itself becomes irrelevant. The fact that you kept it does not.
Sara Gruen quotes: I stare at her for a long moment. I want to kiss her. I want to kiss her more than I've ever wanted anything in my life. I stare at her for a long moment. I want to kiss her. I want to kiss her more than I've ever wanted anything in my life.
Sara Gruen quotes: Now, go shovel some shit. Now, go shovel some shit.
Sara Gruen quotes: The only thing that makes me crazier than writing is not writing. The only thing that makes me crazier than writing is not writing.