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Edith Wharton: Edith Wharton (/ ' i d ' w r t n / ; born Edith Newbold Jones, January 24, 1862 – August 11, 1937) was a Pulitzer Prize -winning American novelist, short story writer, and designer. She was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in years 1927, 1928 and 1930.

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Quote Left After all, one knows one's weak points so well, that it's rather bewildering to have the critics overlook them and invent others. Quote Right
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Quote Left Life is either always a tight-rope or a featherbed. Give me a tight-rope. Quote Right
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Quote Left I wonder, among all the tangles of this mortal coil, which one contains tighter knots to undo, & consequently suggests more tugging, & pain, &... Quote Right
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Quote Left If only we'd stop trying to be happy we'd have a pretty good time. Quote Right
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Quote Left I have never known a novel that was good enough to be good in spite of its being adapted to the author's political views. Quote Right
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