If you want to eat well in England, eat three breakfasts.
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W Somerset Maugham Quotes
It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to...
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost...
She had a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.
The writer of prose can only step aside when the poet passes.
You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches tolerance.
It is unsafe to take your reader for more of a fool than he is.
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
The writer is more concerned to know than to judge.
I'll give you my opinion of the human race in a nutshell... their heart's in...
It was such a lovely day I thought it a pity to get up.
We have long passed the Victorian Era when asterisks were followed after a certain interval...
The world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willing avoids the sight...
Writing is the supreme solace.
Any nation that thinks more of its ease and comfort than its freedom will soon...
Have common sense and stick to the point.
I can imagine no more comfortable frame of mind for the conduct of life than...
We learn resignation not by our own suffering, but by the suffering of others.
An unfortunate thing about this world is that the good habits are much easier to...