quote

Pat Conroy > Quotes > Quotable Quote

Pat Conroy

“Charleston has a landscape that encourages intimacy and partisanship. I have heard it said that an inoculation to the sights and smells of the Carolina lowcountry is an almost irreversible antidote to the charms of other landscapes, other alien geographies. You can be moved profoundly by other vistas, by other oceans, by soaring mountain ranges, but you can never be seduced. You can even forsake the lowcountry, renounce it for other climates, but you can never completely escape the sensuous, semitropical pull of Charleston and her marshes.”


Pat Conroy, The Lords of Discipline
tags: charleston
Read more quotes from Pat Conroy


Share this quote:

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

32 likes
All Members Who Liked This Quote


All Quotes | My Quotes | Add A Quote

Play The 'Guess That Quote' Game

This Quote Is From

The Lords of Discipline The Lords of Discipline by Pat Conroy
17,053 ratings, average rating, 832 reviews
Open Preview


Browse By Tag

More...