Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell
Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell (7 September 1887 - 9 December 1964 / Scarborough, Yorkshire)
''I have often wished I had time to cultivate modesty.... But I am too busy thinking about myself.''Dame Edith Sitwell (1887-1964), British poet. Quoted in Observer (London, April 30, 1950).
''Vulgarity is, in reality, nothing but a modern, chic, pert descendant of the goddess Dullness.''Dame Edith Sitwell (1887-1964), British poet, critic. Taken Care Of, ch. 19 (1965).
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