Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.
Quote by F Scott Fitzgerald
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
The world, as a rule, does not live on beaches and in country clubs.
Trouble has no necessary connection with discouragement. Discouragement has a germ of its own, as...
Switzerland is a country where very few things begin, but many things end.
Show me a hero and I'll write you a tragedy.
I've been drunk for about a week now, and I thought it might sober me...
The idea that to make a man work you've got to hold gold in front...
At eighteen our convictions are hills from which we look; at forty-five they are caves...
Never confuse activity with action
It occurred to me that there was no difference between men, in intelligence or race,...
Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
After all, life hasn't much to offer except youth, and I suppose for older people,...
It's not a slam at you when people are rude, it's a slam at the...
Nick, on the Buchanans: They were careless people, Tom and Daisy -- they smashed up...
First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes...
Her body calculated to a millimeter to suggest a bud yet guarantee a flower.
Writers aren't exactly people...they're a whole lot of people trying to be one person.
Every writer I know has trouble writing.
Volume depends precisely on the writer's having been able to sit in a room every...
Choose an author as you choose a friend.