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Toni McNaron

  • I believe the bond between sisters constitutes one of the deepest connections in a woman's life.

    • Toni McNaron,
    • "Little Women and 'Cinderella': Sisters and Competition," in Valerie Miner and Helen E. Longino, eds., Competition ()
  • ... a sister offers one the closest image of oneself that life is apt to give.

    • Toni McNaron,
    • "Little Women and 'Cinderella': Sisters and Competition," in Valerie Miner and Helen E. Longino, eds., Competition ()
  • ... prose is the respectable, grown-up form of written communication. Poetry is reserved for children and others brave or foolish enough to refuse the mainstream's ability to stipulate what color cows must be, which notes girls may sing, who can make love with whom.

Toni McNaron, U.S. writer, educator

(1937)