Conviction without experience makes for harshness.
More Flannery O'Connor quotes :
I don't deserve any credit for turning the other cheek as my tongue is always in it.Flannery O'Connor
At its best our age is an age of searchers and discoverers, and at its worst, an age that has domesticated despair and learned to live with it happily.Flannery O'Connor
Everywhere I go, I'm asked if I think the universities stifle writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a best seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.Flannery O'Connor