Jane Bowles (1917-1973) [Jane Sydney Auer] American writer, playwright

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I am so wily and feminine that I could live by your side for a lifetime and deceive you afresh each day. - Jane Bowles


I am a writer and I want to write. - Jane Bowles


The farther a man follows the rainbow, the harder it is for him to get back to the life which he left starving like an old dog. - Jane Bowles


Sometimes when a man gets older he has a revelation and wants awfully bad to get back to the place where he left his life, but he can't get to that place- not often. - Jane Bowles


A guardian angel comes when you are very young, and gives you special dispensation. From what? From the world. Yours might be luck. Mine is money. - Jane Bowles


You see, I have a different nature than he has. What makes me happy I seem to catch out of the sky with both hands; I only hold whatever it is that I love because that is all I can really see. - Jane Bowles