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“[When questioned about her credentials as a children's book editor:] Well, I am a former child, and I haven't forgotten a thing.”
“I've been working for over 40 years and the worst curse I could put on any man is: 'In your next life may you be born a talented and creative woman.'”
“I don't know any children's book publishing people who have a Rolls Royce ...”
“And never forget that what you told me is something only you know about — no one else knows just what you know about anything.”
Ursula Nordstrom, U.S. publisher, editor, writer
(1910 - 1988)