Daphne du Maurier Quotes
'All autobiography is self-indulgent.'
'Happiness is not a possession to be prized, it is a quality of thought, a state of mind.'
'When one is writing a novel in the first person, one must be that person.'
'Women want love to be a novel, men a short story.'
'Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard.'
Died in London
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