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Mrs. Cleo Threadgoode Quotes

Three of the best book quotes from Mrs. Cleo Threadgoode
  1. #1
    “You know, a heart can be broken, but it keeps on beating, just the same.”
  2. #2
    “It’s funny, when you’re a child you think time will never go by, but when you hit about twenty, time passes like you’re on the fast train to Memphis. I guess life just slips up on everybody. It sure did on me.”
  3. #3
    “Idgie used to do all kinds of crazy harebrained things just to get a laugh. She put poker chips in the collection basket at the Baptist church once. She was a character all right, but how anybody could ever have thought that she killed that man is beyond me.”

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