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Sean O'Faolain Quotes





An Irish queer: a fellow who prefers women to drink.
 

Celibacy bestows on a man the qualified freedom of a besieged city where one sometimes has to eat rats.
[Men]
 

Pessimists are usually kind. The gay, bubbling over, have to time for the pitiful.
 

There is only one admirable form of the imagination: the imagination that is so intense that it creates a new reality, that it makes things happen.