Mary Gordon Quotes

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Born: December 8, 1949, Far Rockaway, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Occupation: Author

I think coldness is chic among writers, and particularly ironic coldness. What is absolutely not allowable is sadness. People will do anything rather than to acknowledge that they are sad.
- Mary Gordon

It was actually a women's writing group I belonged to in graduate school that gave me the courage to move from poetry to fiction.
- Mary Gordon

One should never be sexually involved with anyone one genuinely cares for. A sexual relationship guarantees a loss.
- Mary Gordon

We all of us deserve happiness or none of us does.
- Mary Gordon

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