I've seen you, beauty, and you belong to me now, whoever you are waiting for and if I never see you again, I thought. You belong to me and all Paris belongs to me and I belong to this notebook and this pencil.

Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: American

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I believe that all the people who stand to profit by a war and who help provoke it should be shot on the first day it starts by accredited representatives of the loyal citizens of their country who will fight it.

But are there not many fascists in your country? There are many who do not know they are fascists but will find it out when the time comes.

But, then, nothing is easy.

Have faith in the Yankees my son. Think of the great DiMaggio.

You just have to go on when it is worst and most helpless – there is only one thing to do with a novel and that is go straight on through to the end of the damn thing.

That seemed to handle it. That was it. Send a girl off with one man. Introduce her to another to go off with him. Now go and bring her back. And sign the wire with love. That was it all right. I went in to lunch.

This was a big storm and he might as well enjoy it. It was ruining everything, but you might as well enjoy it.

I learned one thing. What? Never to go on trips with anyone you do not love.

The punishment of the hook is nothing. The punishment of hunger, and that he is against something that he does not comprehend, is everything. Rest now, old man, and let him work until your next duty comes.

If an angel out of heaven Gives you something else to drink, Thank him for his kind intentions; Go and pour them down the sink.

Augustin stood there looking down at him and cursed him speaking slowly clearly bitterly and contemptuously and cursing as steadily as though he were dumping manure on a field lifting it with a dung fork out of a wagon.

You paid some way for everything that was any good. I paid my way into enough things that I liked, so that I had a good time. Either you paid by learning about them, or by experience, or by taking chances, or by money.

No one should be alone in their old age, he thought. But it is unavoidable.

The people you work with should be either fully trusted or not trusted at all, so one should decide, who deserves to be trusted.