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Mignon G. Eberhart
“... and added a request not to worry, which is perhaps the least soothing message capable of human utterance.”
“Murder is a plant of slow growth ...”
“She was tight as the paper on the wall, as a matter of fact.”
“... contemplating the misfortunes of others does not lighten one's own trouble but instead adds to it.”
“... there is no gateway to maturity; there is no line that is crossed. Maturity is like a maze, one path leading to another; it is like a great building full of corridors, one turning into another. Did anybody ever reach the end, so there was a clear way ahead, so he could say, now I am rich with knowledge, now I know all the answers?”
“The complexity of human relationships is never simple to follow; it is like intricate lacework, but lacework made of steel.”
“... murder is not polite.”
Mignon G. Eberhart, U.S. writer
(1899 - 1996)
Full name: Mignon Good Eberhart.