Added by staff

Get quotes of the day


How do you feel today?    I feel ...

Writer or painter god-parents are notoriously unreliable. That is, there is certain before long to be a cooling of friendship.

Record how this quote makes you feel.

You can report quote corrections via the "Conversation" tab below

Search on Google Books to find citations of this quotation.

This quote is linked to the event -€“ Baptism

Source Notes: The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas (chapter 7, "After the War--1919-1932") (1933). Alice B. Toklas and Stein were asked to be godmothers ("an English war comrade of Hemingway was to be godfather") of Ernest Hemingway's son, baptized in the Episcopal Church.

A bit about Gertrude Stein ...

Gertrude Stein (February 3, 1874, in Pittsburgh - July 27, 1946) was an American writer, poet, feminist, playwright and catalyst in the development of modern art and literature, who spent most of her life in France.

These people bookmarked this quote:

staff avatar
staff

I'm the guy who runs quotationsbook!