Dodie Smith - Quotes

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The family, that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor in our innermost hearts never quite wish to. ---->>>

Noble deeds and hot baths are the best cures for depression. ---->>>

There is something revolting about the way girls' minds often jump to marriage long before they jump to love. And most of those minds are shut to what marriage really means. ---->>>

Contemplation seems to be about the only luxury that costs nothing. ---->>>

I have found that sitting in a place where you have never sat before can be inspiring. ---->>>

Time takes the ugliness and horror out of death and turns it into beauty. ---->>>

I have noticed that when things happen in one's imaginings, they never happen in one's life. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: May 3, 1896
Die: 11-24, 1990
Occupation: Dramatist

Dorothy Gladys "Dodie" Smith (3 May 1896 – 24 November 1990) was an English children's novelist and playwright, known best for the novel The Hundred and One Dalmatians (1956). Other works include I Capture the Castle (1948), and The Starlight Barking (1967). The Hundred and One Dalmatians was adapted into a 1961 Disney animated movie version (wikipedia)