38 Total Quotes

Ellen Glasgow Quotes Page 2

No idea is so antiquitated that it was not once modern. No idea is so modern that it will not some day be antiquitated . . . to seize the flying thought before it escapes us is our only touch with reality.
Ellen Glasgow
#Imagination

Mediocrity would always win by force of numbers, but it would win only more mediocrity.
Ellen Glasgow
#American Novelist

All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward.
Ellen Glasgow
#American Novelist

He knows so little and knows it so fluently.
Ellen Glasgow
#American Novelist

No idea is so antiquated that it was not once modern. No idea is so modern that it will not someday be antiquated.
Ellen Glasgow
#American Novelist

Some women like to sit down with trouble as if it were knitting.
Ellen Glasgow
#American Novelist

There wouldn't be half as much fun in the world if it weren't for children and men, and there ain't a mite of difference between them under the skins.
Ellen Glasgow
#American Novelist

Women like to sit down with trouble - as if it were knitting.
Ellen Glasgow
#American Novelist