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Carol Shields
Born (1935-06-02)June 2, 1935
Oak Park, Illinois
Died July 16, 2003(2003-07-16) (aged 68)
Victoria, British Columbia
Occupation Author
Nationality Canada
US
Period 1972–2002

Words are our life. We are human because we use language. So I think we are less human when we use less language.
Carol Shields
I don't think I would have been a writer if I hadn't been a mother. I wanted to construct something that contained some of these feelings that I had, some of these discoveries or revelations.
Carol Shields
There are chapters in every life which are seldom read and certainly not aloud.
Carol Shields
I'm concerned about the unknowability of other people.