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Louise Closser Hale
“I guess the quality that makes one write poetry keeps one from selling it.”
“Now that I am sixteen and can look back upon life, I find that almost everything that we do which we like has to be buried in one way or another.”
“The spring in Boston is like being in love: bad days slip in among the good ones, and the whole world is at a standstill, then the sun shines, the tears dry up, and we forget that yesterday was stormy.”
“Even those who lose the battle are not cowards — if they have fought.”
“Love! The poor word. How it has suffered up and down the streets of the world.”
Louise Closser Hale, U.S. actor, playwright, novelist
(1872 - 1933)