Quotes by Ferrol Sams

"Of a sudden he felt that fraternity life was the only way to exist at college. How could he have doubted? (126)"
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"He's a good boy, he takes instruction well; I just can't think of enough things to tell him not to do."
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"Even older and just as rich, the ritual of Kappa Alpha Order thrilled his soul and permeated his mind. By the end of the ceremony he was so awed, so filled with idealism, so saturated with nebulous aspirations, that he gazed with love on all his brothers…He floated down the stairs of the old Administration Building that night new born and shining, warm and secure in the midst of a group that no outside force could penetrate nor unsuspected evil ever tarnish. Porter was a Knight of Kappa Alpha Order (193)"
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"It didn't amount to a fart in a windstorm, nohow."
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"I haven't learned yet to be the instrument of unconscious good."
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Books by Ferrol Sams

  • Epiphany: Stories
  • 355 ratings
  • December 1st 1995 by Penguin Books

    (first published 1994)

  • The Widow's Mite
  • 329 ratings
  • March 1st 1989 by Penguin Books

    (first published 1987)

  • Christmas Gift!
  • 232 ratings
  • October 5th 1991 by Delta

    (first published February 1st 1989)

  • The Passing: Stories
  • 119 ratings
  • October 25th 2001 by Taylor Trade Publishing

    (first published September 1988)

Ferrol Sams
  • Ferrol Sams

  • Date of birth: September 22, 1922
  • Died: January 29, 2013
  • Born: in Fayette County, Georgia, The United States.

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