I have wandered all my life, and I have also traveled; the difference between the two being this, that we wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
Quote by Hilaire Belloc
I'm tired of love; I'm still more tired of rhyme; but money gives me pleasure...
Of all fatiguing, futile, empty trades, the worst, I suppose, is writing about writing.
When I am dead, I hope it is said, 'His sins were scarlet, but his...
Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that...
Statistics are the triumph of the quantitative method, and the quantitative method is the victory...
The grace of God is courtesy.
It is sometimes necessary to lie damnably in the interests of the nation.
It is sometimes necessary to lie damnably in the interests of the nation
We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
Be at the pains of putting down every single item of expenditure whatsoever every day...
Any subject can be made interesting, and therefore any subject can be made boring.
All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men.
The microbe is so very small: You cannot take him out at all.
Oh, my friends, be warned by me, That breakfast, dinner, lunch and tea, Are all...
When I am dead, I hope it may be said: His sins were scarlet, but...
When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of...
Every major question in history is a religious question. It has more effect in molding...
Money gives me pleasure all the time.
Be content to remember that those who can make omelettes properly can do nothing else.
Just as there is nothing between the admirable omelet and the intolerable, so with autobiography.