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A list of the best letter quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous letter quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic letter quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational letter quotes from that same writer.

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Politeness is as much concerned in answering letters within a reasonable time, as it is in returning a bow, immediately.

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More than kisses letters mingle souls. John Donne

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A letter does not blush. Cicero

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Letter writing is the only device for combining solitude with good company. George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron Byron

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Sir, more than kisses, letters mingle souls. For, thus friends absent speak. John Donne

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Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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I have received no more than one or two letters in my life that were worth the postage. Henry David Thoreau

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Or don't you like to write letters. I do because it's such a swell way to keep from working and yet feel you've done something. Ernest Hemingway

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A woman's best love letters are always written to the man she is betraying. Lawrence Durrell

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A short letter to a distant friend is, in my opinion, an insult like that of a slight bow or cursory salutation -- a proof of unwillingness to do much, even where there is a necessity of doing something. Samuel Johnson

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In a man's letters you know, Madam, his soul lies naked, his letters are only the mirror of his breast, whatever passes within him is shown undisguised in its natural process. Nothing is inverted, nothing distorted, you see systems in their elements, you discover actions in their motives. Samuel Johnson

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Life is too precious to be spent in this weaving and unweaving of false impressions, and it is better to live quietly under some degree of misrepresentation than to attempt to remove it by the uncertain process of letter-writing. George Eliot

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It does me good to write a letter which is not a response to a demand, a gratuitous letter, so to speak, which has accumulated in me like the waters of a reservoir. Henry Miller

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A letter is an unannounced visit, the postman the agent of rude surprises. One ought to reserve an hour a week for receiving letters and afterwards take a bath. Friedrich Nietzsche

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Correspondences are like small clothes before the invention of suspenders; it is impossible to keep them up. Sydney Smith

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A man who publishes his letters becomes a nudist -- nothing shields him from the world's gaze except his bare skin. A writer, writing away, can always fix himself up to make himself more presentable, but a man who has written a letter is stuck with it for all time. E. B. White

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The word that is heard perishes, but the letter that is written remains.

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I hold that the parentheses are by far the most important parts of a non-business letter. D. H. Lawrence