3 Quotes – Nathaniel Hawthorne




Nathaniel Hawthorne

American novelist


July 4, 1804, Salem, Massachusetts, USA

May 19, 1864, Plymouth, New Hampshire, USA


Easy reading is damn hard writing.
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Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
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Mountains are earth’s undecaying monuments.


Which is your favourite quote by Nathaniel Hawthorne?  🙂


23 thoughts on “3 Quotes – Nathaniel Hawthorne

  1. I always enjoy your quotes Karen. Lovely to see Hawthorne’s words here. I’m loving the first one, well defined! PS I loved The Scarlett Letter 🙂

  2. Pingback: Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Easy Reading | The Writer Next Door

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