Katherine Mansfield

New Zealand writer of short stories (1888-1923)

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By health I mean the power to live a full, adult, living, breathing life in close contact with... the earth and the wonders thereof - the sea - the sun.
Everything in life that we really accept undergoes a change. So suffering must become Love. That is the mystery.
I am treating you as my friend asking you share my present minuses in the hope I can ask you to share my future pluses.
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in the hope that I can ask you to share my future pluses.
I love the rain. I want the feeling of it on my face.
I'm treating you as a friend asking you to share my present minuses in the hope that I can ask you to share my future pluses
If only one could tell true love from false love as one can tell mushrooms from toadstools.
It's a terrible thing to be alone -- yes it is -- it is -- but don't lower your mask until you have another mask prepared beneath --as terrible as you like --but a mask.
Life never becomes a habit to me. It's always a marvel.
Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy you can't build on it it's only for wallowing in.
Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in.
Risk Risk anything Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
The pleasure of all reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.
The pleasure of reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.
To work -- to work! It is such infinite delight to know that we still have the best things to do.
Would you not like to try all sorts of lives -- one is so very small -- but that is the satisfaction of writing -- one can impersonate so many people.

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