Elizabeth Mckenzie’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes
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Ten of My Favourite Elizabeth Mckenzie Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Elizabeth Mckenzie’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Elizabeth Mckenzie quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Elizabeth Mckenzie’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“Art is despait with dignity.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

 “By clearly emphasizing all that was lacking in others, by mapping and raising to an art form the catalog of their flaws, Veblen’s mother had inversely punched out a template for an ideal human being, and it was the unspoken assumption that Veblen would aspire to this template with all her might.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

“She’d let her eyes water so the view was blurry, which gave certain qualities of the world neglected by clear eyesight the chance to come forth, such as the shocking beauty of color, and she remembered this with compassion for that silly young self, which had deserved to have her hand held.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

 “Thorstein Veblen would say people hate squirrels, she called up to him, “because that’s the only way to motivate expenditure on them – such as buying traps or guns. It’s the same with stirring up patriotic emotionalism, because it justifies expenditures for defense.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

 “HER OWN VISION of the future was of happiness in the air. Something was baking. Children were playing games. There were flowers and substantial trees, and birds were singing in their nests. She was living with someone who was laughing.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

 “We employed a stocky Yorkshire woman to walk me home from school past the barbershop with the unhappy mynah bird. “Kill me!” it suggested as we passed by.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, Stop That Girl: A Novel in Stories

“While we’re talking about my dreams, about how I’m gloomy and combative, and about displacing those feelings onto my pillow instead of my loved ones.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, Stop That Girl: A Novel in Stories

 “That until now she was a Christmas tree that had been decorated by someone who hated Christmas.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

“A life could be spent like an apology—to prove you had been worth it.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

“Art is despair with dignity.”
― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

10 Famous Quotes by Author Elizabeth Mckenzie

10 quotes by Elizabeth Mckenzie there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Elizabeth Mckenzie quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Elizabeth Mckenzie Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Elizabeth Mckenzie Quote 

“When you entered the cavern of another language, you could leave certain people behind, for they had no interest in following you in. You could, by way of translation, emerge from the cavern and share your adventures with them. You didn’t have to be an intellectual in a black beret smoking clove cigarettes to be a translator, not at all. You could become one in your blue flannel pajamas, your face smeared with Clearsil. You did.”

― Elizabeth Mckenzie, The Portable Veblen

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