It is, I think, an indisputable fact that Americans are, as Americans, the most self-conscious people in the world, and the most addicted to the belief that the other nations of the earth are in a conspiracy to under value…
Quote by Henry James
Henry James Quotes
I hold any writer sufficiently justified who is himself in love with his theme.
The right time is any time that one is still so lucky as to have.
If I were to live my life over again, I would be an American. I...
Live all you can; it's a mistake not to. It doesn't so much matter what...
Money's a horrid thing to follow, but a charming thing to meet.
Ideas are, in truth, force.
I think I don't regret a single 'excess' of my responsive youth - I only...
Cats and monkeys, monkeys and cats - all human life is there
It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition.
There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony...
We work n the dark - we do what we can - we give what...
Life is a predicament which precedes death.
What is character but the determination of incident? What is incident but the illustration of...
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.
Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second...
The superiority of one man's opinion over another's is never so great as when the...
In art economy is always beauty.
Cats and monkeys; monkeys and cats; all human life is there.
I've always been interested in people, but I've never liked them.
Do not mind anything that anyone tells you about anyone else. Judge everyone and everything...