Muriel Spark Quotes

- Notable Muriel Spark Quotes Index -

Born: February 1, 1918, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Birth Country: UK
Died: Florence, Tuscany, Italy, April 13, 2006
Occupation: Author

1.
It is impossible to persuade a man who does not disagree, but smiles.
- Muriel Spark

2.
To me education is a leading out of what is already there in the pupil's soul. To Miss Mackay it is a putting in of something that is not there, and that is not what I call education. I call it intrusion.
- Muriel Spark

3.
When a noble life has prepared old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.
- Muriel Spark

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