How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Annie Dillard (born April 30, 1945 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American author, best known for her narrative nonfiction. She has also published two novels, poetry, essays, literary criticism, and memoir. She is married to the historical biographer Robert D. Richardson, Jr.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annie_Dillard

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2 Responses to “How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.”

  1. Jonjo Powers Says:

    This reminds me of what John Steinbeck said:

    Lord, how the day passes! It is like a life, so quickly when we don’t watch it, and so slowly if we do.

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