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Fannie Hurst

Fannie Hurst in 1932. Photograph by
Carl Van Vechten.
Born October 19, 1885
Hamilton, Ohio
Died February 23, 1968
New York City
Occupation novelist, short story writer
Nationality American
Notable works Back Street, Imitation of Life
Spouse Jacques S. Danielson

Any writer worth the name is always getting into one thing or getting out of another thing.
Fannie Hurst
I'm not happy when I'm writing, but I'm more unhappy when I'm not.
Fannie Hurst
It takes a clever man to turn cynic and a wise man to be clever enough not to.
Fannie Hurst
Sex is a discovery.
Some people think they are worth a lot of money just because they have it.
Few enjoy noisy overcrowded functions. But they are a gesture of goodwill on the part of host or hostess, and also on the part of guests who submit to them.
Fannie Hurst
A woman has to be twice as good as a man to go half as far.