56 Total Quotes

Katherine Mansfield Quotes

Katherine Mansfield
Some couples go over their budgets very carefully every month. Others just go over them.
Katherine Mansfield
#Budgets

Katherine Mansfield
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
Katherine Mansfield
#Action #New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author #Comfort

Katherine Mansfield
Whenever I prepare for a journey I prepare as though for death. Should I never return, all is in order.
Katherine Mansfield
#Death #New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
The pleasure of all reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.
Katherine Mansfield
#Books And Reading #New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
I want to be all that I am capable of becoming.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy, you can't build on it it's only good for wallowing in.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
If only one could tell true love from false love as one can tell mushrooms from toadstools
Katherine Mansfield
#Love #Editor's Pick #Quote of the Day

Katherine Mansfield
Looking back, I imagine I was always writing. Twaddle it was too. But better far write twaddle or anything, anything, than nothing at all.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
Life never becomes a habit to me. It's always a marvel.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in the hope that I can ask you to share my future pluses.
Katherine Mansfield
#Friends Or Friendship

Katherine Mansfield
It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
To work / to work! It is such infinite delight to know that we still have the best things to do.
Katherine Mansfield
#Work

Katherine Mansfield
Would you not like to try all sorts of lives / one is so very small / but that is the satisfaction of writing / one can impersonate so many people.
Katherine Mansfield
#Satisfaction

Katherine Mansfield
Tidied all my papers. Tore up and ruthlessly destroyed much. This is always a great satisfaction.
Katherine Mansfield
#Satisfaction

Katherine Mansfield
Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
I want, by understanding myself, to understand others. I want to be all that I am capable of becoming.
Katherine Mansfield
#Understanding #New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
I love the rain. I want the feeling of it on my face.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
This is not a letter but my arms around you for a brief moment.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
I'm treating you as a friend asking you to share my present minuses in the hope that I can ask you to share my future pluses
Katherine Mansfield
#Friends Or Friendship

Katherine Mansfield
Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in.
Katherine Mansfield
#Regret

Katherine Mansfield
I'm a writer first and a woman after.
Katherine Mansfield
#New Zealander Author

Katherine Mansfield
To work -- to work! It is such infinite delight to know that we still have the best things to do.
Katherine Mansfield
#Work