Isabelle Holland Quote
“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.”
The Tao of Warren Buffett (2006) by Mary Buffett and David Clark, p. 13
“You shut your mouth,
How can you say I go about things the wrong way?
I am human and I need to be loved
Just like everybody else does”
from the song How Soon Is Now? - from Songs
“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.”
―Franklin D. Roosevelt
Second Inaugural Address (20 January 1937)
“He was born to be a senator. He never said anything important, and he always said it sonorously.”
Elmer Gantry (1927)
Born: June 16, 1920
Died: February 9, 2002 (aged 81)
Bio: Isabelle Christian Holland was an author of children and adult fiction. Her father was the American Consul in Liverpool, England during WWII. She moved to America in 1940 due to the war. She wrote gothic novels, adult mysteries, romantic thrillers and many books for children and young adults.