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Quotes By Eudora Welty

DOB
:
13-04-1909
DOD
:
23-06-2001

Author Eudora Welty was born on 13th April 1909 AD. She was also called Eudora Alice Welty. Eudora Alice Welty was 92 years old when she died on 23th June 2001 AD. In her life Eudora Alice Welty was famous not only for her work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

A good snapshot stops a moment from running away.

- Eudora Welty

A sheltered life can be a daring life as well. For all serious daring starts from within.

- Eudora Welty

Beware of a man with manners.

- Eudora Welty

Greater than scene is situation. Greater than situation is implication. Greater than all of these is a single, entire human being, who will never be confined in any frame.

- Eudora Welty

It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming of themselves like grass.

- Eudora Welty

Never think you've seen the last of anything.

- Eudora Welty

The events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves they find their own order the continuous thread of revelation.

- Eudora Welty

The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy.

- Eudora Welty

Through travel I first became aware of the outside world; it was through travel that I found my own introspective way into becoming a part of it.

- One Writer's Beginnings , Eudora Welty

To imagine yourself inside another person... is what a storywriter does in every piece of work; it is his first step, and his last too, I suppose.

- Eudora Welty

Writers and travelers are mesmerized alike by knowing of their destinations.

- Eudora Welty

Writing a story or a novel is one way of discovering sequence in experience, of stumbling upon cause and effect in the happenings of a writer's own life.

- Eudora Welty

Integrity can be neither lost nor concealed nor faked nor quenched nor artificially come by nor outlived, nor, I believe, in the long run, denied.

- Eudora Welty

What I do in the writing of any character is to try to enter into the mind, heart and skin of a human being who is not myself. It is the act of a writer's imagination that I set the most high.

- Eudora Welty

I believe in it, and I trust it too and treasure it above everything, the personal, the personal, the personal! I put my faith in it not only as the source, the ground of meaning in art, in life, but as the meaning itself.

- Eudora Welty

When I was a child and the snow fell, my mother always rushed to the kitchen and made snow ice cream and divinity fudge-egg whites, sugar and pecans, mostly. It was a lark then and I always associate divinity fudge with snowstorms.

- Eudora Welty

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