A lazy person, whatever the talents with which he starts out, have condemned himself to second-rate thoughts, and to second-rate friends
Quote by Cyril Connolly
Always be nice to those younger than you, because they are the ones who will...
Truth is a river that is always splitting up into arms that reunite. Islanded between...
Vulgarity is the garlic in the salad of life.
Those whom the Gods would destroy, they first call promising.
The true index of a man's character is the health of his wife.
Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice; journalism what will...
The civilized are those who get more out of life than the uncivilized, and for...
The dread of lonliness is greater than the fear of bondage, so we get married.
A great writer creates a world of his own and his readers are proud to...
A life based on reason will always require to be balanced by an occasional bout...
We must select the illusion which appeals to our temperament and embrace it with passion,...
There is no more sombre enemy of good art than the pram in the hall.
When young we are faithful to individuals, when older we grow loyal to situations and...
The greatest problem with women is how to contrive that they should seem our equals
It is a mistake to expect good work from expatriates for it is not what...
Whom the gods wish to destroy they first call promising.
In America every woman has her set of girl- friends; some are cousins, the rest...
There is no fury like a woman searching for a new lover
The greatest achievement for any human being is to love God, yourself, and others.
If I had a single flower for every time I think about you, I could...