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Katharine Anthony

  • Catherine the Great, like others of her kind, did not succeed in imparting greatness to her descendants.

  • To the biographer all lives bar none are dramatic constructions.

    • Katharine Anthony,
    • in Helen Hull, ed., The Writer's Book ()
  • Few persons can relate the story of their childhood without idealizing, or distorting, or overdramatizing the facts.

    • Katharine Anthony,
    • in Helen Hull, ed., The Writer's Book ()
  • Persons who are born too soon or born too late seldom achieve the eminence of those who are born at the right time.

    • Katharine Anthony,
    • in Helen Hull, ed., The Writer's Book ()

Katharine Anthony, U.S. writer, educator, biographer

(1877 - 1965)

Full name: Katharine Susan Anthony.