All women become like their
mothers. That is their
tragedy. No man does. That's his.
It is what you read when you don't
have to that determines what you
will be when you can't help it.
Football is all very well as a game
for rough girls, but is hardly
suitable for delicate boys.
When I was young I thought that
money was the most important thing
in life; now that I am old I know
that it is.
I never go without my dinner. No
one ever does, except vegetarians
and people like that.
Morality is simply the attitude we
adopt towards people whom we
I sometimes think that God in
creating man somewhat overestimated
Man is least himself when he talks
in his own person. Give him a
mask, and he will tell you the
The only thing that can console one
for being poor is extravagance.
He lives the poetry that he cannot
write. The others write the poetry
that they dare not realise.