Gertrude Stein Quotes (174 quotes)
Wars I Have Seen (1945)
Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein (2012 edition), Vintage - ISBN: 9780307829856
“It takes a lot of time to be a genius, you have to sit around so much doing nothing, really doing nothing.”
Everybody's Autobiography (1937)
Stanzas in meditation, and other poems, 1929-1933, Volume 6 (Yale University Press, 1956), p. 30
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Born: February 3, 1874
Died: July 29, 1946 (aged 72)
Occupation: Author, writer, poet
Bio: Gertrude Stein was an American writer, poet, and art collector who spent most of her life in France.
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“These are the times that try men's souls: The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.”