I loved her enough to forget myself, my self pitying despairs, and be content that something she thought happy was going to happen.
("Breakfast at Tiffany's")
More Quotes from Truman Capote:I despise people who can't control themselves.
I am always drawn back to places where I have lived, the houses and their neighborhoods.
A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That's why there are so few good conversations: due to scarcity, two intelligent talkers seldom meet.
Aprils have never meant much to me, autumns seem that season of beginning, spring.
Sometimes when I think how good my book can be, I can hardly breathe.
For all her chic thinness, she had an almost breakfast-cereal air of health, a soap-and-lemon cleanness, a rough pink darkening of the cheeks.
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