Gertrude Stein (February 3, 1874 – July 27, 1946) was an American novelist, poet, playwright, and art collector. She hosted a Paris salon, where the leading figures of modernism in literature and art, such as Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sinclair Lewis, Ezra Pound, and Henri Matisse, would meet.
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A house in the country is not the same as a country house.
Silent gratitude isn't very much to anyone.
Considering how dangerous everything is, nothing is really very frightening.
Argument is to me the air I breathe. Given any proposition I cannot help believing the other side and defending it.
I have declared that patience is never more than patient. I too have declared that I, who am not patient, am patient.
Nature is commonplace. Imitation is more interesting.
The difference between saints forget-me-nots and mountains have to have to have to at a time.
Action and reaction are equal and opposite.
I don't envisage collectivism. There is no such animal, it is always individualism, sometimes the rest vote, and sometimes they do not, and if they do they do, and if they do not they do not.