Quotes by Flannery O'Connor

"She looked at nice young men as if she could smell their stupidity."
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"Everywhere I go I'm asked if I think the university stifles writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a best-seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher."
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"I write to discover what I know."
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"I don't deserve any credit for turning the other cheek as my tongue is always in it."
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"Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last him the rest of his days."
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Books by Flannery O'Connor

  • Wise Blood
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  • March 6th 2007 by Farrar Straus & Giroux

    (first published 1952)

  • A Prayer Journal
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  • November 12th 2013 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux

    (first published 2013)

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