Quote of the day!


Happiness is an accident of nature, a beautiful and flawless aberration.

Pat Conroy

October 26, 1945: Happy 68th birthday, Pat Conroy! The best-selling writer’s first novel was The Boo, a self-published collection of stories about cadet life, inspired by his years at the Citadel.


2 thoughts on “Quote of the day!

  1. I’m trying to think about this quote in the context of another quote of Conroy’s that I just posted on my own blog. That one was about men not crying enough. I wonder if he thinks men aren’t happy enough, either. (So what are they? Just bored? Frustrated?) Or maybe the fact that happiness is an accident doesn’t mean it’s not a very common one. I’m going to have to think about this more…


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