Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach Quote
Aphorisms (1994 edition), Ariadne Pr
“Commitment. This is my favorite word because in some way, people who are committed are always much more interesting and much more reliable, and much more, I would say, deep than people who are not.”
"Q&A with Carlos Ghosn" published in CNN website on December 7, 2006.
“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.”
―Robert A. Heinlein
Quoted as a proverb in Heinlein's book "Glory Road" (1963)
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Born: September 13, 1830
Died: March 12, 1916 (aged 85)
Bio: Baroness Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach was an Austrian writer. Noted for her excellent psychological novels, she is regarded together with Ferdinand von Saar as one of the most important German-language writers of the latter portion of the 19th century.