Daisy Ashford


Daisy Ashford Quotes

  • ''I am parshial to ladies if they are nice[.] I suppose it is my nature. I am not quite a gentleman but you would hardly notice it.''
    Daisy Ashford (1881-1972), British writer. Alfred Salteena, in "Quite a Young Girl," The Young Visiters (1919). Written when the author was aged nine.
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  • ''Her name was called Lady Helena Herring and her age was 25 and she mated well with the earl.''
    Daisy Ashford (1881-1972), British writer. "How It Ended," The Young Visiters (1919). Written when the author was nine.
  • ''You look rather rash my dear your colors don't quite match your face.''
    Daisy Ashford (1881-1972), British writer. Mr. Salteena, in The Young Visiters, ch. 2, "Starting Gaily," (published 1919). Written when the author was aged nine.
  • ''My own idear is that these things are as piffle before the wind.''
    Daisy Ashford (1881-1972), British writer. The Earl of Clincham, in The Young Visiters, ch. 5, "The Chrystal Palace," (published 1919). Written when the author was aged nine.
  • ''Bernard always had a few prayers in the hall and some whiskey afterwards as he was rather pious.''
    Daisy Ashford (1881-1972), British writer. "The First Evening," The Young Visiters (written when the author was aged nine, published 1919).

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