Enid Bagnold Quotes

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Isn't the fear of pain next brother to pain itself?

pain

Dead news like dead love has no phoenix in its ashes.

news

The dangerous thing about hate is that it seems so reasonable.

hate

There may be wonder in money, but, dear God, there is money in wonder.

wonder

Praise is the only thing that brings to life again a man that's been destroyed.

praise

A father is always making his baby into a little woman.  And when she is a woman he turns her back again.

daughters father

Who wants to become a writer? And why? Because it's the answer to everything. To "Why am I here?" To uselessness.

writers

When I look back on the pain of sex, the love like a wild fox so ready to bite, the antagonism that sits like a twin beside love, and contrast it with affection...of two people who have lived a life together (and of whom one must die) it's the affection I find richer.  It's that I would have again.  Not all those doubtful rainbow colors.

affection