Ethel Wilson Famous Quotes & Sayings

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7 Ethel Wilson Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Ethel Wilson Sayings: A first meeting. A meeting in the desert, a meeting at sea, meeting in the A first meeting. A meeting in the desert, a meeting at sea, meeting in the city, meeting at night, meeting at a grave, meeting in the sunshine beside the forest, beside water. Human beings meet, yet the meetings are not the same. Meeting partakes in its very essence not only of the persons but of the place of meeting. And that essence of place remains, and colours, faintly, the association, perhaps forever.
Ethel Wilson, Swamp Angel. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1990 (page 95).
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Ethel Wilson Sayings: What a land. What power these rivers were already yielding, far beyond her sight. Even What a land. What power these rivers were already yielding, far beyond her sight. Even a map of this country
lines arranged in an arbitrary way on a long rectangular piece of paper
stirs the imagination beyond imagination, she thought, looking at the map, as other lines differently arranged in relation to each other have not the power to stir. Each name on the map says We reached this point, by broken trail and mountains and water; and when we reached it, thus and thus we named it.
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Ethel Wilson Sayings: A writer's mind seems to be situated partly in the solar plexus and partly in A writer's mind seems to be situated partly in the solar plexus and partly in the head.
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Ethel Wilson Sayings: The business of writing is one of the four or five most private things in The business of writing is one of the four or five most private things in the world.
Ethel Wilson Sayings: Dullness is a misdemeanour. Dullness is a misdemeanour.
Ethel Wilson Sayings: The formidable power of geography determines the character and performance of a people. The formidable power of geography determines the character and performance of a people.
Ethel Wilson Sayings: Your power comes from the songs. Your power comes from the songs.