It is funny that men who are supposed to be scientific cannot get themselves to realise the basic principle of physics, that action and reaction are equal and opposite, that when you persecute people you always rouse them to be…
Quote by Gertrude Stein
Gertrude Stein Quotes
History takes time. History makes memory.
Hemingway's remarks are not literature.
It is the soothing thing about history that it does repeat itself.
There is no there there.
Picasso once remarked I do not care who it is that has or does influence...
There is no real reality to a really imagined life any more.
The contemporary thing in art and literature is the thing which doesn't make enough difference...
A real failure does not need an excuse. It is an end in itself.
The thing that differentiates man from animals is money.
Men and girls, men and girls: Artificial swine and pearls.
A house in the country is not the same as a country house.
It is extraordinary that whole populations have no projects for the future, none at all....
Once more I can climb about and remind you that a woman in this epoch...
Is it worse to be scared than to be bored, that is the question.
What is marriage, is marriage protection or religion, is marriage renunciation or abundance, is marriage...
Everyone gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense.
It is funny the two things most men are proudest of is the thing that...
It is natural to indulge in the illusions of hope. We are apt to shut...
Americans are very friendly and very suspicious, that is what Americans are and that is...
It is awfully important to know what is and what is not your business.