Sue Grafton Quotes

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Books are like movies of the mind.
— Sue Grafton

books

Emotion doesn't travel in a straight line.

emotion

Poise and indifference so often look the same.
I feel like grief is an illness I can't recover from.

sorrow

If you're interested in low wages, a bookstore ranks below retail clothing sales, except the hours are worse.

bookstore

Insecure people have a special sensitivity for anything that finally confirms their own low opinion of themselves.

insecurity

Beware the dark pool at the bottom of our hearts.  In its icy, black depths swell strange and twisted creatures it is best not to disturb.

heart

You can't save others from themselves because those who make a perpetual muddle of their lives don't appreciate your interfering with the drama they've created. They want your poor-sweet-baby sympathy, but they don't want to change.  This is a truth I never seem to learn.

changing people