But here was a visible symbol of the degradation of sin. Here was an ever present sin of the ruin men brought upon their souls.
If a personality fascinates me, whatever mode of expression that personality selects is absolutely delightful to me.
I'll back English women against the world, Harry," said Lord Fermor, striking the table with his fist. "The betting is on.
My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day I ceased my obstinate pursuit of my own individuality.
My dear boy, the people who only love once in their lives are really the shallow people. What they call their loyalty, and their fidelity, I call either the lethargy of custom or their lack of imagination. Faithfulness is to the emotional life what consistency is to the life of the intellect—simply a confession of failures.
The drawback of stealing a thing, is that one never knows how wonderful the thing that one steals is.