Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know.
Quote by Andre Maurois
Andre Maurois Quotes
If you create an act, you create a habit. If you create a habit, you...
In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.
Art is an effort to create, beside the real world, a more human world
We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love...
A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.
Self-pity comes so naturally to all of us. The most solid happiness can be shaken...
The effectiveness of work increases according to geometric progression if there are no interruptions.
To be witty is not enough. One must possess sufficient wit to avoid having too...
Business is a combination of war and sport.
Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.
If you value a man's regard, strive with him. As to liking, you like your...
Memory is a great artist. For every man and for every woman it makes the...
Lost Illusion is the undisclosed title of every novel.
A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.
Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no...
There are certain persons for whom pure Truth is a poison.
The really great novel tends to be the exact negative of its author's life.
We appreciate frankness from those who like us. Frankness from others is called insolence.
Modesty and unselfishness - these are the virtues which men praise - and pass by.
If men could regard the events of their own lives with more open minds, they...