The best Quotations


I have a memory like an elephant. in fact, elephants often consult me.
- Noel Coward

I have always paid income tax. i object only when it reaches a stage when i am threatened with having nothing left for my old age - which is due to start next tuesday or wednesday.
- Noel Coward

I've sometimes thought of marrying, and then i've thought again.
- Noel Coward

That strange feeling we had in the war. have you found anything in your lives since to equal it in strength? a sort of splendid carelessness it was, holding us together.
- Noel Coward

The higher the building the lower the morals.
- Noel Coward

There's always something fishy about the french.
- Noel Coward

Wit ought to be a glorious treat like caviar; never spread it about like marmalade.
- Noel Coward

Work is more fun than fun.
- Noel Coward

You can make a sordid thing sound like a brilliant drawing-room comedy. probably a fear we have of facing up to the real issues. could you say we were guilty of noel cowardice?
- Peter de Vries


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Quotation Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no delay, no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today. - writer
Quotation Our true nationality is mankind. - writer
Quotation Being reproached for giving to an unworthy person, Aristotle said, ''I did not give it to the man, but to humanity. - writer
Quotation Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily dissolved. - writer
Quotation Till a man can judge whether they be truths or not, his understanding is but little improved, and thus men of much reading, though greatly learned, but may be little knowing. - writer
Quotation A man of action forced into a state of thought is unhappy until he can get out of it. - writer