Karen Abbott’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Karen Abbott Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Karen Abbott’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Karen Abbott 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 Karen Abbott’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“Leave the fireworks for those who cast no spark of their own.”
― Karen Abbott, Sin in the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys, and the Battle for America’s Soul

 “Mother was,’ June thought, ‘a beautiful little ornament that was damaged.’ Her broken edges cut her daughters in ways both emotional and physical, and only sharpened with age.”
― Karen Abbott, American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

“He spent all of his twenty-three years operating at only one speed and in one direction, furious and forward, convinced that a collision could only improve the ride.”
― Karen Abbott, American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

 “And truth is malleable, something to be bent or stretched or made to disappear, but direct lies always find the path back to the one who tells them.”
― Karen Abbott, American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

 “Her mother was by turns tender and pathetic and terrifying, broken in a way that no one, in that time or place, had any idea how to fix.”
― Karen Abbott, American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

 “A Republican is a man who wants you to go t’church every Sunday. A Democrat says if a man wants to have a glass of beer, he can have it.”
― Karen Abbott, Sin in the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys, and the Battle for America’s Soul

“He was just a taker. She was a taker in her way too. They were taking each other, and they loved each other for that. -June Havoc”
― Karen Abbott, American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

 “Well, just remember this. When my ma got me, she picked what she wanted. But when your ma got you, she had to take what she got.”
― Karen Abbott, American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

“An amusing city, Chicago, any way you look at it. I’m afraid we are in for the time of our lives.”
― Karen Abbott, Sin in the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys, and the Battle for America’s Soul

“It is so delightful to be of enough consequence to be arrested,”
― Karen Abbott, Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War

10 Famous Quotes by Author Karen Abbott

10 quotes by Karen Abbott 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 Karen Abbott 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 Karen Abbott Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Karen Abbott Quote 

“War, like politics, was men’s work, and women were supposed to be among its victims, not its perpetrators. Women’s loyalty was assumed, regarded as a prime attribute of femininity itself,”

― Karen Abbott, Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War

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