She had a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.
Quote by William Somerset Maugham
American women expect to find in their husbands a perfection that English women only hope...
It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to...
If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom; and the...
Beauty is a bit of a bore.
No man in his heart is quite so cynical as a well-bred woman.
I would sooner read a timetable or a catalog than nothing at all.
The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic and self-complacent is...
Words have weight, sound and appearance; it is only by considering these that you can...
The crown of literature is poetry.
There is hardly anyone whose sexual life, if it were broadcast, would not fill the...
Love is what happens to a man and woman who don't know each other
The prestige you acquire by being able to tell your friends that you know famous...
Money is like a sixth sense - and you can't make use of the other...
A good marriage is the exception that proves who rules.
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
If people waited to know one another before they married, the world wouldn't be so...
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature...
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
Adventure is just bad planning.
Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing...
Poetry is the art of creating imaginary gardens with real toads.