Kim Edwards Quotes.

1. "Short on money, long on hope"
- Quote by Kim Edwards

2. "The place was a familiar as breath but as far from his life now as the moon."
- Quote by Kim Edwards

3. "For this is what I have learned, in my short life: do not act out of anger. Act from love or not at all. I have seen it, how anger makes a space for what I must call evil."
- Quote by Kim Edwards

4. "she seemed not to worry very much about ghings, but rather to accept the world as a fascinating and unusual place where anything might happen memory keepers daugher"
- Quote by Kim Edwards

5. "Writing is always a process of discovery - I never know the end,or even the events on the next page, until they happen. There is a constant interplay between the imagining and shaping of the story."
- Quote by Kim Edwards

6. "A film closed over the past as she spoke, a barrier as brittle and fragile as ice forming. It would grow and strengthen. It would become impenetrable, opaque."
- Quote by Kim Edwards

7. "I imagine that she flushes, seeing him there, for she is at that age when even the most commonplace boys take on a sense of mystery. And this boy is not ordinary. He is wild and he has strange and fanciful perceptions. [p. 153]"
- Kim Edwards, The Secrets of a Fire King

8. "The year was 1922, and the Curies had transformed plain earth into something rare and unimagined. A secret of the universe has been revealed, and a restless world dreamed of transformation. [p. 205]"
- Kim Edwards, The Secrets of a Fire King

9. "Why did she [Madame Curie] seek to tame this mystery, which in the hands of others turned a multitude to ashes? Her work exploded with the violence of a thousand suns, but I must tell her that it was not her fault, the way they twisted her creation, tampered with her dreams. "I will tell her. "They said she was inhuman, heartless, but it is not so. She is here now. Weeping, she awaits me, She is carrying balm for our hands. [p, 56]"
- Kim Edwards, The Secrets of a Fire King

10. "Photography is all about secrets. The secrets we all have and will never tell."
- Kim Edwards, The Memory Keeper's Daughter

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