Jane Smiley

Future

Jane Smiley quote : I loved the house …

I loved the house the way you would any new house, because it is populated by your future, the family…

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Home

Jane Smiley quote : When I came home …

When I came home for the summer after my first year of college, I told my mother that my best…

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Alone

Jane Smiley quote : I learned why ‘out …

I learned why ‘out riding alone’ is an oxymoron: An equestrian is never alone, is always sensing the other being,…

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Fear

Jane Smiley quote : The thing about Republicans …

The thing about Republicans is that they don’t care so much about respect, but they love fear, at least in…

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Fear

Jane Smiley quote : Respect and fear are …

Respect and fear are two different things. Jane Smiley

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Jane Smiley

Jane Smiley (born September 26, 1949) is an American novelist. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1992 for…

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Experience

Jane Smiley quote : When a novel has …

When a novel has 200,000 words, then it is possible for the reader to experience 200,000 delights, and to turn…

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Experience

Jane Smiley quote : I was an only …

I was an only child. I’ve known only children. From this experience, I do believe that the children should outnumber…

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Death

Jane Smiley quote : Somehow knowing that Alzheimer’s …

Somehow, knowing that Alzheimer’s is coming mocks all one’s aspirations – to tell stories, to think through certain issues as…

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Death

Jane Smiley quote : Vets do what doctors …

Vets do what doctors used to – diagnose the injury or the condition, patch it up as best they can…

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