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Politeness is as much concerned in answering letters within a reasonable time, as it is in returning a bow, immediately.
More than kisses letters mingle souls.John Donne
Sir, more than kisses, letters mingle souls. For, thus friends absent speak.John Donne
A letter does not blush.Cicero
A woman's best love letters are always written to the man she is betraying.Lawrence Durrell
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
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
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
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
I hold that the parentheses are by far the most important parts of a non-business letter.D. H. Lawrence
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
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
The word that is heard perishes, but the letter that is written remains.
Correspondences are like small clothes before the invention of suspenders; it is impossible to keep them up.Sydney Smith
I have received no more than one or two letters in my life that were worth the postage.Henry David Thoreau
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