We have long passed the Victorian Era when asterisks were followed after a certain interval by a baby.
Quote by W -Somerset Maugham
W Somerset Maugham Quotes
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
Like all weak men he laid an exaggerated stress on not changing one's mind.
The writer of prose can only step aside when the poet passes.
Love is only a dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species.
Only a mediocre person is always at his best.
If you want to eat well in England, eat three breakfasts.
Love is only a dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species
At a dinner party one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well...
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature...
Writing is the supreme solace.
Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a...
When you are young you take the kindness people show you as your right.
The artist produces for the liberation of his soul. It is his nature to create...
It is salutary to train oneself to be no more affected by censure than by...
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost...
What has influenced my life more than any other single thing has been my stammer....
It's very hard to be a gentleman and a writer.
I'll give you my opinion of the human race in a nutshell... their heart's in...