"I know what love is. It's understanding. It's you and me and let the rest of the world go by. Just the two of us living our lives together happily and proudly. No self-torture, no doubt. It's enduring and everlasting. Nothing can change it."
"Childhood tragedies are inclined to corrode the soul."
"When you speak of the soul, you mean the mind, and it is not my mind that is troubled."
"Even as fog continues to lie in the valleys, so does ancient sin cling to the low places - the depressions in the world consciousness."
"There are some things a woman doesn't want another woman to understand."
"You can fool everybody, but laudy deary me, you can't fool a cat. They seem to know who's not right."