Nancy Mitford Quotes (6 quotes)
“I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.”
The Pursuit of Love (2010 edition), Penguin UK - ISBN: 9780141964737
“To fall in love you have to be in the state of mind for it to take, like a disease.”
Love from Nancy: the letters of Nancy Mitford (1993 edition), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
The Water Beetle pt. 2, (1962), Chapter 8
“'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here.'”
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
Hudibras, a poem, Volume 1, printed by W. Lewis for Thomas McLean, 1819, p. 366, Part II, Canto II
As quoted in: Newsday, 11 February 1988
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Picture Source: WikipediaNancy Mitford
Born: November 28, 1904
Died: June 30, 1973 (aged 68)
Occupation: Author, novelist, biographer
Bio: Nancy Freeman-Mitford, CBE, styled The Hon. Nancy Mitford before her marriage and The Hon. Mrs Peter Rodd thereafter, was an English novelist and biographer, one of the Bright Young People on the London social scene in the inter-war years. She was born at 1 Graham Street in Belgravia, London, the eldest daughter of Lord Redesdale and was brought up at Asthall Manor in Oxfordshire.