Gabrielle Roy — Canadian Author born on March 22, 1909, died on July 13, 1983

Gabrielle Roy, CC FRSC was a French Canadian author... (wikipedia)

My great hope would be that Quebec would realize itself fully as a distinct part of Canada, and stay Canadian, bringing to Canada a part of its richness.
The main engagement of the writer is towards truthfulness; therefore he must keep his mind and his judgement free.
The more the heart is sated with joy, the more it becomes insatiable.
One knows less about one's own destiny than about anything else on earth.