The English may not always be the best writers in the world, but they are incomparably the best dull writers.
Quote by Raymond Chandler
Raymond Chandler Quotes
I guess God made Boston on a wet Sunday.
It is not a fragrant world.
The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he...
The creative artist seems to be almost the only kind of man that you could...
She gave me a smile I could feel in my hip pocket.
A good story cannot be devised; it has to be distilled.
When I split an infinitive, God damn it, I split it so it will stay...
The moment a man begins to talk about technique that's proof that he is fresh...
I regard psychiatry as fifty percent bunk, thirty percent fraud, ten percent parrot talk, and...
If you liked a book, don't meet the author
Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an...
It is pretty obvious that the debasement of the human mind caused by a constant...
Chess is the most elaborate waste of human intelligence outside of an advertising agency.
The streets were dark with something more than night.
That's one thing I like about Hollywood. The writer is there revealed in his ultimate...
He looked about as inconspicuous as a tarantula on a slice of angel food
The flood of print has turned reading into a process of gulping rather than savoring.
The overall picture, as the boys say, is of a degraded community whose idealism even...
There is some ill a-brewing towards my rest, For I did dream of money-bags to-night.
Give me control of a nation's money and I care not whomakes her laws.