Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Betty Smith
(1896-1972) born on
Dec 15
US novelist. "She is best known for "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn," 1943."

artprice
F
Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time. Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.

R
"I wrote about people who "liked," fake fireplaces in their parlor, who thought a brass horse with a clock embedded in its flank was "wonderful.""
A
"There's a tree that grows in Brooklyn. Some people call it the Tree of Heaven. No matter where its seed falls, it makes a tree which struggles to reach the sky."
N
Forgiveness is a gift of high value. Yet its cost is nothing.
K
The difference between rich and poor is that the poor do everything with their own hands and the rich hire hands to do things.

 



Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  "In "Reader's Digest Quotable Quotes," ed. Deborah Deford, 1997."
R: "On "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn," and other novels; in "Parade," 29 Jun 1958."
A: ""A Tree Grows in Brooklyn," 1943."
N: "In "Readers' Digest.""
K: ""A Tree Grows in Brooklyn," Ch. 45, 1943."


Be More Creative

copyright 1996-2010 by Baertracks at bemorecreative.com