Mary McCarthy Quotes

In politics ... retreat is honorable if dictated by military considerations and shameful if even suggested for ethical reasons.

 
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Citations

Mary McCarthy, Writer, Vietnam, 1967

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Mary McCarthy
Mary McCarthy
  • Born: June 21, 1912
  • Died: October 25, 1989
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Author

Mary Therese McCarthy was an American novelist, critic and political activist.